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Reference : VB 36

Author(s) : Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title : Lexique et recueil des quelques pratiques en ethno-pharmacopée agro-vétérinaire au Kivu. Plate forme Diobass au Kivu, 118p. (juin 2005)
Reference VB 36 has information about 200 plants :
Acacia hockii De Wild.
Official name : Acacia hockii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : Vb(051) high fever (bombwe), to pound and to dry the barks of Acacia hockii, in foods
Vv(051) high fever (bombwe), to pound and to dry the barks of Acacia hockii, in foods
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : akunga (Bembe), mimosa épineux (French), white thorn acacia (English)
Acacia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Acacia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia sieberiana DC. var. sieberiana
Symptoms : V(006), V(008), V(025)
Recipes : Vb(006) constipation (kagozi) , to crush 2 handfull of leaves of Momordica foetida of Adenopus abyssinicus of Acacia sieberiana of Typha capensis + 1 liter H2O, VO.
-Vc(008) diarrhoea, 1 handfull of barks of Acacia sieberiana, 1 handfull of leaves of Momordica foetida of Desmodium repandum, to pound, maceration in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1 liter by day during 7 days
Vb(025), piroplasmosis (buganga) , 2 soup spoons of leaves powder of Vernonia amygdalina of Acacia sieberiana of Cinchona ledgeriana , 1 soup spoon of leaves powder of Plectranthus barbatus, decoction in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mugenge, kashangala (Mashi), umunyinya (Kinyarwanda), ndakala (Kihunde), endakala (Nande), omugandwe (Nande)
Acalypha villicaulis Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name : Acalypha villicaulis Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : Vb(051) high fever (bombwe), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitora of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vb(051) high fever, barks of Rauvolfia vomitora + an equal quantity of leaves of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vv(051) high fever (bombwe), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : abelasua (Bembe), umugonampiri (Kinyarwanda)
Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Official name : Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Acanthus arboreus C.B.Clarke
Symptoms : V(002x), V(004), V(016), V(027), V(051)
Recipes : Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu), ashes of leaves of Acanthus pubescens mixed with palm oil, local application during 7 days
Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves of Phyllanthus niruri of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Cynodon dactylon of Pentas zanzibarica, foliar ends of Acanthus pubescens, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vc(002x) to stop the milk production after the death of the calf, decoction of 3 handfull of leaves of Acanthus pubescens, VO.
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), ashes of leaves of Hygrophila auriculata of Acanthus pubescens of Musa paradisiaca of Rubia cordifolia + oil of Lebrunia bushaie, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : marhadu, lurhodu (Mashi), matondu (Lega, igitovu (Kinyarwanda)
Achyranthes aspera L.
Official name : Achyranthes aspera L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes annua Dinter , Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill. , Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula , Achyranthes obovata Peter.
Symptoms : V(027), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Kotschya africana of Chenopodium procerum of Cyathula uncinulata of Achyranthes aspera, to pound, to dilute in 2 liters H2O tepid, VO. 75 cl 2 X / day during 6 days
Vpc(068) vermifuge, leaves of Leonotis nepetaefolia of Tephrosia vogelii, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. + leaves maceration of Achyranthes aspera in food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mushomolangoko (Mashi), kolokoshi (Lega), ngoroghoso (Kinande), umurhura (Kinyarwanda), lwinjibata (Bembe)
Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Official name : Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC. , Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D.Adams
Symptoms : V(001), V(020), V(035), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, 1 handfull of leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana , to pound, to dilute in 1 glass H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(020) snake, 1 handfull of leaves in 1 glass H2O, VO. 1 X / day during 10 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Basella alba of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana of Tetradenia riparia, decoction in 2 liters H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 7 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Tetradenia riparia of Clerodendrum myricoides of Basella alba of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. during 7 to 10 days
Vc(001) exophtalmia, juice of crushed leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Commelina benghalensis of Conyza sumatrensis of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Lantana trifolia of Lepidium divaricatum of Spilanthes mauritiana, 1 drop in the eyes
Vc(123), 1 handfull of leaves of Kalanchoe crenata, powder of ONS. of Alstonia congensis of Spilanthes mauritiana. 100 gr of powder in 1 glass H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kyenda (Lega), cenda (Mashi), yenda (Nande), ubushwima, ishenyanguzi (Kinyarwanda), kahwehula (Kinande)
Aframomum laurentii (De Wild. & T.Durand) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum laurentii (De Wild. & T.Durand) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(020), V(075)
Recipes : Vc(001) conjunctivitis, pounded roots of Aframomum laurentii, juice, 2 drops in eyes 1 X / day during 4 days
Vc(020) snake, leaves and roots of Aframomum laurentii, to pound, juice, VO. 1 glass + in case of fain t: powder of seeds of Cannabis sativa + flour of manioc (Manihot esculenta) to dilute in H2O, decoction, VO.
Vpc(075) lack of appetite and standing hair, red ears, barks of Aframomum., to pound, decoction, filter, to mix in food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : bitakungurwa, ntiru (Mashi), matungulu (Lega), itungunguru, amatimbiri (Kinyarwanda)
Agave sisalana Perr.
Official name : Agave sisalana Perr.
Family : Agavaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(016)
Recipes : Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu) leaves dried of Vernonia amygdalina of Myrianthus holstii of Rubia cordifolia, piece of a bag made witht Agave sisalana, to burn and to mix the ashes with palm oil, to coat
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cinusi (Mashi), umugwegwe (Kinyarwanda)
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(004), V(014), V(037), V(139)
Recipes : Vb(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), decoction in 1 liter H2O of 2 soup spoons of leaves powder of Melanthera scandens of 1 soup spoon of leaves powder of Drymaria cordata and of Ageratum conyzoides, VO. as will during 5 days
Vb(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Ageratum conyzoides and of Vernonia kirungae and of Drymaria cordata, maceration in 3 liters H2O, filter. VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 7 days
Vc(014) whitlow, pounded leaves of Plantago palmata, to rub on wounds 2 X / day until rest + VO. juice of leaves of Ageratum conyzoides
Vc(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, the goat refuse the coït, leaves of Ageratum conyzoidess of Phyllanthus niruri, to poundleaves of Ageratum conyzoidess of Phyllanthus niruri, to pound , introduce in vagina
Vc(001) exophtalmia, juice of crushed leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Commelina benghalensis of Conyza sumatrensis of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Lantana trifolia of Lepidium divaricatum of Spilanthes mauritiana, 1 drop in the eyes
Vc(004) wounds of teats (byufa), juice of leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Lycopodium clavatum (?), VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kahyole, ishomola, munianzigi (Mashi), ruheha, inziraruguma ikurubwe, karura (Kinyarwanda), ecibangyela, namuola (Bembe), lupapali (Kinande), mishunda (Lega), mukuraushigi, angambala (Nyindu), naluzige (Fuliro)
Albizia grandibracteata Taub.
Official name : Albizia grandibracteata Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(111), V(117)
Recipes : Vb(117) anaplasmosis (kalurha), decoction 1 handfull of barks pounded of Albizia grandibracteata in 2 liters H2O, VO. 3/4 liter 2 X / day
Vc(111), ashes of leaves of Albizia grandibracteata on the burn
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mushebeye (Mashi), nkungu (Lega), umusebeya (Kinyaruanda), mkungusebere (Nande)
Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm.
Official name : Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), powder of dried barks of Albizia gummifera mixed with palm oil, massage the infected parts
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mushebeye (Mashi), kyumi (Lega) umusebeyi (Kinyarwanda, musevere (Kinande)
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vc(008) dysentery, 1 handfull of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, maceration in 3/4 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lungusu (Lega), cihusi, mukondogoro, luleralerha (Mashi), ciretareta (Kitembo), ubwiza bw'ishyamba (Kinyarwanda)
Alchornea hirtella Benth.
Official name : Alchornea hirtella Benth.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Vv(014) whitlow, ashes of leaves of Alchornea hirtella of Bothriocline longipes of Paullinia pinnata of Rauvolfia vomitoria, local friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : katumbanyi (Lega)
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) cholera , 1 bulb of Allium sativun + 1 handfull of soot, to pound + 2 capsules of bottle H2O, VO. 3 drops 3 X / day during 3 J
Vv(008) cholera , 1 bulb of Allium sativun + 1 handfull of soot, to pound + 2 capsules of bottle H2O, VO. 3 drops 3 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Aloe babatiensis Christian & I.Verd.
Official name : Aloe babatiensis Christian & I.Verd.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(059)
Recipes : Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), 10 flowers buds of Tithonia diversifolia, 2 rape fruits of Solanum aculeastrum, 7 leaves of Aloe babatiensis , to pound, maceration in 1/2 alcool glass, to dilute in 1/2 bottle (H2O), in food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cigaka, cigembyegembye (Mashi), ikigakarubamba, karungu (Kinyarwanda), kobibyamuliro (Hunde), kitenende (Nande)
Alstonia congensis Engl.
Official name : Alstonia congensis Engl.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Alstonia gilletii De Wild.
Symptoms : V(123)
Recipes : Vc(123), 1 handfull of leaves of Kalanchoe crenata, powder of ONS. of Alstonia congestis of Spilanthes mauritiana. 100 gr of powder in 1 glass H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mutondo (Lega) (Bembe)
Amaranthus viridis L.
Official name : Amaranthus viridis L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, maceration of leaves of Solanum nigrum of Amaranthus viridis of Crassocephalum montuosum of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, VO.
Vv(020) snake, tea in 1 liter H2O of stems with leaves of Solanum nigrum of Amaranthus viridis of Gynura vitellina of leaves of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, VO. 2 X / day
Vc(020) snake, to pound 1 handfull of stems with leaves of Cyanotis lanata of leaves of Amaranthus viridis of Lantana camara, to filter the juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : ntendebuka (Mashi, kijera (Nyindu), umuhanura mluba, urubogeri, urunyegeri (Kinyarwanda, ndelema (Hunde), akaendamboka (Nande)
Anisopappus africanus (Hook. f.) Oliv. & Hiern
Official name : Anisopappus africanus (Hook. f.) Oliv. & Hiern
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(013), V(008), V(108)
Recipes : Vb(004) + Vb(013), ulcerous wounds (igishega), to pound the dried leaves of Anisopappus africanus + butter, local application
Vc(008) diarrhoea, pounded leaves of Helichrysum fructicosum of Anisopappus africanus, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1/2 glass by day during 4 days
Vc(108) cold, pounded leaves of Anisopappus., 2 drops in each nostril
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : nyamwasamuza (Mashi) (Lega), umuretezo (Kinyarwanda)
Anthocleista grandiflora Gilg
Official name : Anthocleista grandiflora Gilg
Family : Gentianaceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vc(004) wounds of teats (byufa), 3 leaves of Anthocleista grandiflora, decoction in 1/2 liters H2O, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 4 days. the ashes of leaves and stems are mixed with oil, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kafundankuba (Mashi), kishilabakuyi, mukubakuba, (Lega), muhanura kuba (Kinyarwanda)
Aristolochia elegans Mast.
Official name : Aristolochia elegans Mast.
Family : Aristolochiaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Aristolochia elegans, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : subira (Bembe), kikorobwa (Kifulero)
Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Official name : Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Aspilia latifolia Oliv. & Hiern
Symptoms : V(014), V(037)
Recipes : Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Tephrosia vogelii of Aspilia africana of Capsicum frutescens of barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria of burned barks of bananas (Musa sapientum) + palm oil
Vc(037) cough, crushed leaves of Aspilia africana, juice in nostrils, 4 drops in each 1 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cungulwishi c'ebulambo (Mashi, ipapula (Lega), icumya (Kinyarwanda), kizimya muliro (Nyindu)
Basella alba L.
Official name : Basella alba L.
Family : Basellaceae
Synonyms : Basella rubra L.
Symptoms : V(035), V(059), V(068), V(139), V(145)
Recipes : Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Basella alba of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana of Tetradenia riparia, decoction in 2 liters H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 7 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 2 handfull of leaves of Basella alba of Tetradenia riparia of Plectranthus barbatus, to pound, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 liter, 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), leaves of Basella alba of Clerodendrum rotundifolium of Cinchona succirubra of Guizotia scabra of Vernonia amygdalina, maceration, VO.
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Tetradenia riparia of Clerodendrum myricoides of Basella alba of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. during 7 to 10 days
Vb(068) toxoplasmosis (rutandara, lurhandala), 2 handfull of leaves of Basella alba of Gynura ruwenzoriensis of Crassocephalum montuosum, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vb(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, the male refuse the coit, crushed leaves of Basella alba. To coat with the hand which is introduced in the vagina. To do in the morning
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), leaves of Cyperus sp. of Matricharia chamomilla of Ipomoea batatas of Basella alba of Cinchona ledgeriana of Manihot esculenta + the ashes of the scapula of one cow, to mix, 1 soup spoon, VO. 2 X / day
Vpc(145) prolapse of the rectum, to pound the leaves of Basella alba of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Lycopodium clavatum of Piper capense, in food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : nderema (Mashi) (Nyindu) (Kinande), ndelama (Lega), indarama (Kinyarwanda), endenderya (Nande)
Berkheya spekeana Oliv.
Official name : Berkheya spekeana Oliv.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(016)
Recipes : Vb(016) inflammation of the mammary glands, to strike the udders of the cow with the leaves of Berkheya spekeana + to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Caesalpinia decapetala of Toddalia asiatica, filter in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day, massage of the udders with the hot crushed leaves
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : ngwigwi (Mashi), ikigwarara, ikigembegembe, omugwigwi (Kinyarwanda)
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(004)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Lantana camara of Bidens pilosa, 2 handfull of leaves of Gynura vitellina, maceration in 2 liters H2O, VO. 3/4 liter, 2 X / day during 7 days
Vc(001) exophtalmia, 4 leaves of Lantana trifolia and 4 leaves of Bidens pilosa , 4 sumits with flowers of Dichrocephala integrifolia, to crush, juice, 2 drops in eyes 1 X / day during 7 days
Vv(004) wounds, 1 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Bidens pilosa, to pound + 35 ml of petroleum, filter, local application 2 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kashisha (Mashi), nyasa (Lega), inyabarasanya, nihasha (Nyindu), igishokero, ishisha (Kinyarwanda, musonia, ovukuto (Kinande), muchukwe (Kihunde), kashisha (Fuliro)
Bothriocline longipes (Oliv. & Hiern ) N.E.Br.
Official name : Bothriocline longipes (Oliv. & Hiern ) N.E.Br.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Erlangea spissa S. Moore
Symptoms : V(002), V(014), V(030)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, maceration 1 handfull of leaves of Lobelia giberroa of Rumex usambarensis of Oxalis corniculata of Harungana madagascariensis of Bothriocline longipes of Vigna vexillata, VO.
Vc(014) whitlow, ashes of leaves of Alchornea hirtella of Bothriocline longipes of Paullinia pinnata of Rauvolfia vomitoria, local friction
Vpc(030) retained placenta, 1 handfull of leaves of Bothriocline longipes, pounded, diluted in H2O, VO. 2 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lwibaye, kahenekeru (Mashi), lusele, mushi ya paa (Lega), kikanzu (Kinande), uruhehe (Kinyarwanda)
Bridelia brideliifolia (Pax) Fedde
Official name : Bridelia brideliifolia (Pax) Fedde
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), VO. maceration of leaves of Cinchona ledgeriana of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Bridelia brideliifolia of Centella asiatica of Psidium guajava
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mujimbu (Mashi), mukembu (Lega), mugimbu (Kinyarwanda), murugundu (Nyindu), bimashumashu (Lega)
Brillantaisia cicatricosa Lindau.
Official name : Brillantaisia cicatricosa Lindau.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, maceration of leaves of Solanum nigrum of Amaranthus viridis of Crassocephalum montuosum of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, VO.
Vv(020) snake, tea in 1 liter H2O of stems with leaves of Solanum nigrum of Amaranthus viridis of Gynura vitellina of leaves of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, VO. 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mushegemanjoka (Mashi), ikirogora (Kinyarwanda), mbobo (Mashi)
Caesalpinia decapetala (Roth) Alston
Official name : Caesalpinia decapetala (Roth) Alston
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(016), V(051)
Recipes : Vb(016) inflammation of the mammary glands, to strike the udders of the cow with the leaves of Berkheya spekeana + to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Caesalpinia decapetala of Toddalia asiatica, filter in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day, massage of the udders with the hot crushed leaves
Vb(051) high fever (bombwe), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitora of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vb(051) high fever, barks of Rauvolfia vomitora + 1 equal quantity of leaves of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vv(051) high fever (bombwe), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : katalula (Bembe), garikankubaze, lurhe (Mashi)
Canavalia gladiata (Jacq.) DC.
Official name : Canavalia gladiata (Jacq.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, local application of the dried seed cuted in two of Canavalia gladiata on the wound + VO. maceration in 1 liter H2O of leaves of Plantago palmata of Cynodon dactylon
Vb(020) snake, local scarification on the bite, local application of 1/2 seed of Canavalia gladiata on the wound with a dressing
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cikubwekubwe, mukalaga (Mashi), icunga (Kinyarwanda), ekikubwa (Nande)
Cannabis sativa L.
Official name : Cannabis sativa L.
Family : Cannabaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(020), V(035), V(059), V(076), V(105), V(059)
Recipes : Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Tetradenia riparia of Clerodendrum myricoides of Basella alba of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. during 7 to 10 days
Vb(076) ulcerous stomatitis, to pound the leaves of Microglossa pyrifolia of Clerodendrum johnstonii of Cannabis sativa + ashes of the fire, dough application on the tong
Vc(020) snake, leaves and roots of Aframomum laurentii, to pound, juice, VO. 1 glass + in case of faint: powder of seeds of Cannabis sativa + flour of manioc (Manihot esculenta) to dilute in H2O, decoction, VO.
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , 1/2 coffe spoon of powder of Cannabis sativa, 1 coffe spoon of powder of Conyza sumatrensis, VO. dry powder
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa + 6 pimento (Capsicum sp.), to pound, to dilute (H2O), VO.
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), 2 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa, 2 kg of maïs germé (Zea mays), to pound, in the food during 1 week
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), powder of Cannabis sativa of Piper guineense, 3 coffe spoons in the foods 2 X / day
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), leaves powder of Cannabis sativa of Tetradenia riparia of seeds of Piper guineense, 3 coffe spoons in food during 10 days
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), leaves powder of Cannabis sativa + 1 handfull of soot (murayi, muyeye) in food of the animal 3 X / day during 7 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : irumba, cimoge (Mashi), urumogi (Kinyarwanda), bangi, (Swahili)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : V(008), V(010), V(014), V(062), V(075), V(105), V(108)
Recipes : Vb(010) (shugula) ; 1° clean the hoofs of the animal with a solution of sulfate of copper (muruturutu en Mashi); 2° to mix the dough of 3 handfull of leaves of Tetradenia riparia + 3 handfull of soot (muyeye en mashi, murayi en Kinyarwanda, mungumba en Fuliro) + 1 spoon of Capsicum frutescens + 2 spoons of local salt. Made 3 parts ; the first for to rub on the sabots, the second for to rub the inner mouth , the third VO. for l'animal
Vc(062) coccidiosis, 1/2 glass of lemon juices in maize water + 2 pimento Capsicum frutescens + 1 bouchon of lemon juice, VO. 3 drops 3 X / day during 3 days
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Tephrosia vogelii of Aspilia africana of Capsicum frutescens of barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria of burned barks of bananas (Musa sapientum) + palm oil
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , 4 fruits of Capsicum + suc of Nicotiana tabacum + 1 soup spoon palm oil, VO. 1 coffe spoon for each chicken
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , 4 leaves of Vernonia kirungae of Tetradenia riparia, 5 fruits of Capsicum frutescens, 1/2 red onion, to pound + 1 soup spoon of palm oil, VO. 2 drops 2 X / day, half dose for a chick
Vv(108) cold, empty the crop of the hen and introduce a hot pepper there Capsicum frutescens
Vv(108) cold, 2 fruits of Capsicum frutescens, VO.
Vv(108), to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Desmodium repandum, 2 pimento Capsicum frutescens, 1 leaf of tabac Nicotiana tabacum, to pound, juice, VO. 10 drops 2 X / day during 5 days
Vpc(075) lack of appetite and standing hair, red ears, 1 spoon of powder of Capsicum frutescens (piment) to mix with the lemon juice, decoction (5') in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass 4 X / day
Vl(062), infusion in 1/3 liter H2O of a capsule of beer bottle of Piper guineense of Capsicum frutescens of Tetradenia riparia of Gladiolus psittacinus, VO. 1 ml per 15 days during 4 months
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lushenda, pilipilimanga (Mashi), pilipili, kasololo (Mashi), urusenda (Kinyarwanda)
Capsicum sp.
Official name : Capsicum sp.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(105), V(124)
Recipes : Vc(124) ear bleeding, leaves of pimento (Capsicum sp.) of Microglossa pyrifolia, to pound, juice instillation in ears 2 X/ day
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa + 6 pimento (Capsicum sp.), to pound, to dilute (H2O), VO.
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , 2 spoons of barks of Harungana madascariensis, 1 coffe spoon of leaves powder of Matricaria chamomilla of Capsicum sp., decoction (H2O), VO. 5 drops 2 X / day during 5 days, for the chicks half a dose
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Carduus nyassanus (S. Moore) R.E. Fr.
Official name : Carduus nyassanus (S. Moore) R.E. Fr.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(020), V(027)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, application on bite of pounded leaves of Lantana trifolia + VO. juice of leaves of Carduus nyassanus
Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves of Carduus nyassanus of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Cyathula uncinulata of Sida rhombifolia of Hibiscus fuscus + salt, to crush, in the food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mwigembyegembye (Mashi), mugabudasumikwa, ikigembegembe (Kinyarwanda)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(068)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhoea, 1 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, 1 fresh leaf of Carica papaya, juice, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(008) dysentery, 1/4 of handfull of roots of Carica papaya, 1/4 of handfull of leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Psidium guajava, 1/4 of handfull of barks of Mangifera indica , to pound and to dry, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1/2 glass 2 X / day during 7 days
Vv(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 glass of powder of seeds of Carica., to mix in a rock salt
Vpc(008) diarrhoea, 1 leaf of Carica papaya, 1 walnut of Mangifera indica (mangoo), 1 handfull of leaves of lemon tree (Citrus limon.), to pound, in food of the pig 2 X / day
Vl(008), seeds of Carica, to pound, VO.
Vl(008), leaves and / or the sap of Carica, to pound, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mpapai (Swahili), papai (Mashi) (Lega) (Kinande)
Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name : Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : V(068), V(095)
Recipes : Vl(068) liver worms, to mix and to pound leaves of Senna didymobotrya of Clerodendrum johnstonii of "kanyabutu", to dilute this mixture with a capsule of bottle of coke filled of H2O. VO; 5 ml.
Vl(068) liver worms, 1 handfull of leaves of Senna didymobotrya, barks of Syzygium cordatum, to pound, maceration (H2O), filter, VO. 5 ml 1 X / day during 7 days
Vl(095), 1 handfull of leaves of Senna didymobotrya, barks of Syzygium cordatum, to pound, maceration (H2O), filter, to sprinkle this solution on the litter the young rabbits
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : muhegemanjoka, kashege (Mashi), mchanzoka (Nyindu), umuyoka (Kinyarwanda), mujangajanga (Fuliro)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : V(015), V(030)
Recipes : Vb(015), to crush 2 handfull of leaves of Harungana madagascariensis, 1 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Sida rhombifolia, 2 handfull of roots of Senna occidentalis, to dilute in H2O, VO.
Vv(030), 1 handfull of roots of Senna occidentalis, decoction in 1 glass H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mushegemanjoka, kashege (Mashi), mchanzoka (Nyindu), umuyoka (Kinyarwanda), mujangajanga (Fuliro)
Cedrela odorata L.
Official name : Cedrela odorata L.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : V(012)
Recipes : Vc(012), internal part of barks of Cedrella odorata , to pound, maceration, to rub the fracture with the crushed mixture
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Celosia trigyna L.
Official name : Celosia trigyna L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : V(039), V(050), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(039) vermifuge, decoction in 1 l H2O of 2 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, 2 handfull of leaves of Celosia trgyna, 2 handfull of leaves of Tithonia diversifolia. VO. 1/2 l , 2 X / J during 8 days for 1 adult cow, 250 ml for a calf
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 handfull of pounded leaves of Celosia trigyna, diluted in H2O, VO. 3 X / day
Vv(068) intestinal parasitism, 100gr of powder of Celosia. per 100 kg. of food
Vpc(050) distension of the belly ( intestinal worms), 1 handfull of leaves of Celosia trigyna of Lagenaria abyssinica of Vernonia amygdalina, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass by meal
Vpc(068) vermifuge, to crush 1 handfull of rhizomes of Celosia trigyna of Cyathea manniana, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 6 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kabalalankwale, bukaragata, nyakahongola, mujungwe, itunda, manogankwale (Mashi), karyababungu (Nyindu), ndalyamuhasha (Fuliro), musoma wa ulungu (Bembe)
Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Official name : Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), VO. maceration of leaves of Cinchona ledgeriana of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Bridelia brideliifolia of Centella asiatica of Psidium guajava
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), to mix 2 handfull of leaves of Centella asiatica with banana beer, VO. 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kurhwirikuguma, murhulanyumpa, gutugumwe (Mashi), majikikiura, mugunduzimu (Nyindu)
Chenopodium procerum Hochst. ex Moq.
Official name : Chenopodium procerum Hochst. ex Moq.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Symptoms : V(027), V(030), V(076)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Kotschya africana of Chenopodium procerum of Cyathula uncinulata of Achyranthes aspera, to pound, to dilute in 2 liters H2O tepid, VO. 75 cl 2 X / day during 6 days
Vb(027) abortion prevention, 1 handfull of leaves of Cyathula uncinulata of Chenopodium procerum of Indigofera arrecta of Sida rhombifolia of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Hibiscus noldae, whole plant of Setaria verticillata, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O , VO , 75 cl morning and evening
Vb(030) retained placenta (muziha), maceration of leaves of Chenopodium procerum of Crassocephalum montuosum of Cyathula uncinulata of Dodonea viscosa of Hibiscus noldae, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(076) glossitis (ivunja), cataplasme of leaves of Tetradenia riparia and of Chenopodium procerum on the inflamed vein which was tattooed + salt
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mugunduzimu (Mashi), umwisheke, umwichanzoka (Kinyarwanda), ibondo (Hunde), umunduluma (Nande), mugunduzimu (Nyundu)
Chenopodium ugandae (Aellen) Aellen
Official name : Chenopodium ugandae (Aellen) Aellen
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(013), V(027)
Recipes : Vb(004) + Vb(013), ulcerous wounds (igishega), to pound the dried leaves of Chenopodium ugandae + oil, local application
Vb(004) + Vb(013), ulcerous wounds (igishega), to pound the dried leaves of Chenopodium ugandae + ashes of bananas (Musa sp.), local application
Vb(027) abortion prevention, 1 handfull of leaves of Cyathula uncinulata of Chenopodium procerum of Indigofera arrecta of Sida rhombifolia of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Hibiscus noldae, whole plant of Setaria verticillata, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O , VO , 75 cl morning and evening
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mugombegombe (Mashi, mushafeza, mugombe (Fuliro)
Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium (Trevir.) Vis.
Official name : Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium (Trevir.) Vis.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(014)
Recipes : Vl(004)wounds aux oreilles, poils hérisés, conduit auditif bouché, déboucher and to wash with un mélange of petroleum and of pyrethrum (Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium) + to rub the wounds the oreilles with Vernonia amygdalyna
Vl(014) dermatosis (binyolo, birato, Mashi) various wounds, 3 mesures d'oil of palne, 1 mesure of petroleum + 2 leaves of pyrethrum (Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium) . To clean the wounds with this mixture
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : ibirete (Kinyarwanda), pireteri (Mashi)
Cinchona ledgeriana Moens
Official name : Cinchona ledgeriana Moens
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(025), V(035), V(051), V(068), V(008), V(059)
Recipes : Vb(025), piroplasmosis (buganga) , 2 soup spoons of leaves powder of Vernonia amygdalina of Acacia sieberiana of Cinchona ledgeriana , 1 soup spoon of leaves powder of Plectranthus barbatus, decoction in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 2 handfull of barks of Cinchona ledgeriana, 1 handfull of barks of Tetradenia riparia, to pound and maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass 3 X / day during 10 days
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Lantana camara of Guizotia scabra, 1 handfull of barks of Cinchona ledgeriana, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 2 X / day + 3 drops in each nostril
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), VO. maceration of leaves of Cinchona ledgeriana of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Bridelia brideliifolia of Centella asiatica of Psidium guajava
Vpc(008) diarrhoea, barks of quinquina (Cinchona ledgeriana) in the flour of manioc (Manihot esculenta), to dilute in 1 glass H2O, VO.
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), leaves of Cyperus sp. of Matricharia chamomilla of Ipomoea batatas of Basella alba of Cinchona ledgeriana of Manihot esculenta + the ashes of the scapula of one cow, to mix, 1 soup spoon, VO. 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kenkina, kankina (Mashi)
Cinchona succirubra Pav.
Official name : Cinchona succirubra Pav.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(035)
Recipes : Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), leaves of Basella alba of Clerodendrum rotundifolium of Cinchona succirubra of Guizotia scabra of Vernonia amygdalina, maceration, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Official name : Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus limonum Risso
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vpc(008) diarrhoea, 1 leaf of Carica papaya, 1 walnut of Mangifera indica (mangoo), 1 handfull of leaves of lemon tree (Citrus limon.), to pound, in food of the pig 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : ndimu chungu (Swahili)
Clerodendrum johnstonii Oliv.
Official name : Clerodendrum johnstonii Oliv.
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : V(068), V(076)
Recipes : Vb(076) ulcerous stomatitis, to pound the leaves of Microglossa pyrifolia of Clerodendrum johnstonii of Cannabis sativa + ashes of the fire, dough application on the tong
Vl(068) liver worms, to mix and to pound leaves of Senna didymobotrya of Clerodendrum johnstonii of "kanyabutu", to dilute this mixture with a capsule of bottle of coke filled of H2O. VO; 5 ml.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : evota batemi (Bembe), inkororombwa, umukondogoro, umukumbuguru, kinyankurwe (Mashi), nkubya (Lega), nfubya (Mashi)
Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name : Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : V(006), V(027), V(035), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(006) constipation (kagozi), maceration in 1 liter H2O of 2 handfull of roots of Entada abyssinica and of Clerodendrum myricoides, VO. 2 X / day during 4 days
Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves and stems of Hibiscus noldae of Triumfetta cordifolia of Microglossa pyrifolia of Clerodendrum myricoides, maceration in 2 liters H2O, VO.
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Tetradenia riparia of Clerodendrum myricoides of Basella alba of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. during 7 to 10 days
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), two handfull of leaves of Lobelia gibberoa of Clerodendrum myricoides of Sida rhombifolia of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica schimperiana of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in 2 l H2O, VO. I liter/ day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mukuzanyena (Mashi), umukuzanyana (Kinyarwanda)
Clerodendrum rotundifolium Oliv.
Official name : Clerodendrum rotundifolium Oliv.
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : V(035)
Recipes : Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), leaves of Basella alba of Clerodendrum rotundifolium of Cinchona succirubra of Guizotia scabra of Vernonia amygdalina, maceration, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cisihosiho, cinyankulu, mushesheranyenje (Mashi)
Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Official name : Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Family : Araceae
Synonyms : Colocasia antiquorum Schott & Endl.
Symptoms : V(006), V(014), V(050)
Recipes : Vb(006) constipation (kagozi) , leaves dough of Gynura ruwenzoriensis of Gouania longispicata lde Colocasia antiquorum, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vb(050) bloat, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Colocasia. + butter, VO.
Vb(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, the male refuse the coït, leaves of Colocasia antiquorum of Lantana trifolia , the bananas Musa sapientum, to pound the whole, introduce in the vagina of the cow
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves of Lantana camara of Tetradenia riparia of Colocasia antiquorum of Tephrosia vogelii of Nicotiana tabacum of Phytolacca dodecandra of Vernonia amygdalina, to rub the body of the goat
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : madekere (Mashi), igitiga (Kinyarwanda), rinyangwa (Kinande), matakele (Lega), maole kishenzi (Swahili)
Commelina benghalensis L.
Official name : Commelina benghalensis L.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(096)
Recipes : Vb(096) relieving congestion udders (milk flow with blood), to tattoo the udders + ashes of leaves of Commelina benghalensis of Anthocleista grandiflora in local application
Vc(001) exophtalmia, juice of crushed leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Commelina benghalensis of Conyza sumatrensis of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Lantana trifolia of Lepidium divaricatum of Spilanthes mauritiana, 1 drop in the eyes
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mudege (Mashi), mutekya (Lega), uruteja (Kinyarwanda), ndetsa (Kinande), mutijatija (fuliro)
Conyza sumatrensis (Retz.) E.K. Walker
Official name : Conyza sumatrensis (Retz.) E.K. Walker
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Erigeron sumatrensis Retz.
Symptoms : V(001), V(008), V(014), V(105)
Recipes : Vv(001) exophtalmia, juice of crushed leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Commelina benghalensis of Conyza sumatrensis of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Lantana trifolia of Lepidium divaricatum of Spilanthes mauritiana, 1 drop in the eyes
Vc(008) diarrhoea, juice of leaves of Conyza sumatrensis, VO. 2 à 3 X / day
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves of Conyza sumatrensis of Dichrocephala integrifolia to rub localy 2 X / day
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , 1/2 coffe spoon of powder of Cannabis sativa, 1 coffe spoon of powder of Conyza sumatrensis, VO. dry powder
Vl(014) dermatosis (binyolo, birato, Mashi) various wounds, 6 coffee spoons of pounded leaves of Conyza sumatrensis of Dichrocephala integrifolia in 1 liter palm oil. Application of this mix on the cleaned wounds with the leaves of Eucalyptus globulus
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : nyambuba, budakayura, mulasha hungwe, hishorhe, kanambula (Mashi), kalumekanga, lubandu (Lega), wambuba, ubujwili (Kinyarwanda), kavingande (Kinande), mukandakanda (Nyindu), nakwakangi, kanambuba (Fuliro)
Costus dewevrei de Wild. & Th. Dur.
Official name : Costus dewevrei de Wild. & Th. Dur.
Family : Costaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vc(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Costus dewevrei of leaves of sugar canne + powder of charcoal, to dilute in 1 glass H2O, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : migagigagi (Lega)
Crassocephalum bumbense S. Moore
Official name : Crassocephalum bumbense S. Moore
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Crassocephalum montuosum (S. Moore) Milne-Redh.
Symptoms : V(001), V(002), V(020), V(029), V(030), V(041), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(002), refused lactation, 2 handfull of leaves of Crassocephalum montuosum, decoction in 1/2 liters H2O, cold decoction in the vaginaa 1 X / day during 4 days
Vb(020) snake, maceration of leaves of Solanum nigrum of Amaranthus viridis of Crassocephalum montuosum of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, VO.
V(029), to pound the leaves of Crassocephalum montuosum of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii , juice in the vagina
Vb(030) retained placenta (muziha), maceration of leaves of Chenopodium procerum of Crassocephalum montuosum of Cyathula uncinulata of Dodonea viscosa of Hibiscus noldae, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(041) bacterial anthrax (nzirondo, luhiga, gahira), leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli of Lobelia giberroa of Crassocephalum montuosum of Momordica foetida of Vigna vexillata, to crush, maceration, VO. 2 X / day
Vb(068) toxoplasmosis (rutandara, lurhandala), 2 handfull of leaves of Basella alba of Gynura ruwenzoriensis of Crassocephalum montuosum, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vb(068) toxoplasmosis (rutandara, lurhandala), 3 handfull of leaves of Crassocephalum montuosum, maceration in H2O, filter VO., 2 X / day
Vc(001) conjunctivitis, to pound 3 leaves of Crassocephalum., juice, 3 dropds in each eye 2 X / day during 7 days
Vpc(030) retained placenta,1 handfull of leaves of Crassocephalum montuosum of Senecio mannii in food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mufulubwindi, cifubula (Mashi), anyata na bupamba (Bembe), kisulanindi (Nande), igifurandindi (Kinyarwanda)
Crassocephalum mannii (Hook.f.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Crassocephalum mannii (Hook.f.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Crassocephalum multicorymbosum (Klatt) S. Moore , Solanecio mannii (Hook. f.) C. Jeffrey
Symptoms : V(030), V(041), V(130)
Recipes : Vb(041) bacterial anthrax (nzirondo, luhiga, gahira), leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli of Lobelia giberroa of Senecio mannii of Microglossa pyrifolia, maceration, VO.
Vpc(030) retained placenta, 1 handfull of leaves of Crassocephalum montuosum of Senecio mannii in food
Vpc(130) paralysis of the back limbs, 6 foliar ends of Senecio mannii and 4 of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, extraire 75 cl of juice + 1 soup spoon of bones ashes of a cow, VO in food 4 X / day. decoction of the leaves the leaves of a massage. Cure of 10 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : murhagala (Mashi), umutagara (Kinyarwanda), meaea (Bembe), omutabaloyi (Nande)
Crassocephalum vitellinum (Benth.) S. Moore
Official name : Crassocephalum vitellinum (Benth.) S. Moore
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Gynura vitellina Benth.
Symptoms : V(013), V(020), V(078)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Lantana camara of Bidens pilosa, 2 handfull of leaves of Gynura vitellina, maceration in 2 liters H2O, VO. 3/4 liter, 2 X / day during 7 days
Vc(013) abscess, Vc(078) tumour, leaves of Gynura vitellina of Sida rhombifolia, to pound, local application
Vv(020) snake, tea in 1 liter H2O of stems with leaves of Solanum nigrum of Amaranthus viridis of Gynura vitellina of leaves of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, VO. 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cucumis sativus L.
Official name : Cucumis sativus L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vc(002) conjunctivitis, 1 handfull of barks of Ficus vallis-choudae, seeds of Cucumis sativus, leaves of Manihot esculenta, to pound, decoction, VO. 1 glass 3 X / day during 5 days
Vpc(002) refused lactation, leaves of Ficus vallis-choudae 1 equal quantity of Euphorbia hirta, powder of seeds of Cucumis sativus (kokoliko), ONS of Sonchus oleraceus, to pound, to mix with food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kokoloco (Swahili)
Cyanotis lanata Benth.
Official name : Cyanotis lanata Benth.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : Vc(020) snake, to pound 1 handfull of stems with leaves of Cyanotis lanata of leaves of Amaranthus viridis of Lantana camara, to filter the juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kadege (Mashi)
Cyathea manniana Hook.
Official name : Cyathea manniana Hook.
Family : Cyatheaceae
Symptoms : V(037), V(016), V(037), V(068), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), a mix of dried leaves powder of Melanthera scandens of Ciathea manniana of dried seeds of Nicotiana tabacum + local salt, Euphorbia hirta, powder of seeds of Cucumis sativa VO. 2 soup spoons, 2 X / day
Vv(016) inflamation of the mammary glands, leaves of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata, rhizome of Cyathea manniana, to pound, to mix with clay, massage
Vv(068) intestinal parasitism, 2 spoons of pounded internal marrow of Cyathea manniana, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1/2 glass 3X / day
Vc(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), leaves of Melanthera scandens of Cyathea manniana, to pound + local salt, VO.
Vpc(068) vermifuge, to crush 1 handfull of rhizomes of Celosia trigyna of Cyathea manniana, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 6 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cikanganyambwe, cishembegere (Mashi), kisembekele (Lega), ekivale (Nande)
Cyathula uncinulata (Schrad.) Schinz
Official name : Cyathula uncinulata (Schrad.) Schinz
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : V(018), V(027), V(030)
Recipes : Vb(018) sick headache (kahazi, nfumba), to pound the leaves of Myrianthus holstii of Cyathula uncinulata, juice, 3 drops in each ear each day
Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves of Carduus nyassanus of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Cyathula uncinulata of Sida rhombifolia of Hibiscus fuscus + salt, to crush, in the food
Vb(027) abortion prevention, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Kotschya africana of Chenopodium procerum of Cyathula uncinulata of Achyranthes aspera, to pound, to dilute in 2 liters H2O tepid, VO. 75 cl 2 X / day during 6 days
Vb(027) abortion prevention, 1 handfull of leaves of Cyathula uncinulata of Chenopodium procerum of Indigofera arrecta of Sida rhombifolia of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Hibiscus noldae, whole plant of Setaria verticillata, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O , VO , 75 cl morning and evening
Vb(030) retained placenta (muziha), maceration of leaves of Chenopodium procerum of Crassocephalum montuosum of Cyathula uncinulata of Dodonea viscosa of Hibiscus noldae, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : igwarha, igwarha lihume (Mashi), buweke (Lega), igifashi (Kinyarwanda) kihatambuli (Kinande), igguwato, kimbenene (Nyindu)
Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Official name : Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(028)
Recipes : Vb(028), pounded leaves of Cymbopogon citratus of Eucalyptus globulus of Tetradenia riparia, to mix with oil, introduce in the vaginal conduct. Massage of the vulva with 1 leaf dough of Ricinus communis. Cure of 10 days
Vb(028), 1 handfull of leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Vernonia amygdalina of Cymbopogon citratus + castor oil, internal application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mchaichai (Swahili), urwiri (Kinyarwanda)
Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Official name : Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(020), V(027), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, local application of the dried seed cuted in two of Canavalia gladiata on the wound + VO. maceration in 1 liter H2O of leaves of Plantago palmata of Cynodon dactylon
Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves of Phyllanthus niruri of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Cynodon dactylon of Pentas zanzibarica, foliar ends of Acanthus pubescens, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vb(068) toxoplasmosis (rutandara, lurhandala), juice of Cynodon dactylon, Cynodon dactylon, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lurhendezi (Mashi), urucaca, umuzigampfizi (Kinyarwanda)
Cyperus bequaertii (Cherm.) Robyns & Tournay
Official name : Cyperus bequaertii (Cherm.) Robyns & Tournay
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : V(035)
Recipes : Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of rhizome of Cyperus bequaertii, 1 handfull of leaves of Erythrina abyssinica, 1 fruit of Solanum aculeastrum, to pound, juice, drops in nostrils and ear (1 drop) 2 X / day during 6 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cyperus papyrus L.
Official name : Cyperus papyrus L.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(016)
Recipes : Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu), ashes of leaves of Cyperus papyrus + equivalent quantity of pyrethrum to mix with oil, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lufinjo, nyinjo (Mashi), urufunzo, ururangaga (Kinyarwanda)
Cyperus sp.
Official name : Cyperus sp.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : V(059)
Recipes : Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), leaves of Cyperus sp. of Matricharia chamomilla of Ipomoea batatas of Basella alba of Cinchona ledgeriana of Manihot esculenta + the ashes of the scapula of one cow, to mix, 1 soup spoon, VO. 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Dalbergia lactea Vatke
Official name : Dalbergia lactea Vatke
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), decoction in 1 l H2O of 3 spoons of powder of Plantago palmata, 1 spoon of powder of Sida rhombifolia and 1 spoon of powder of Dalbergia lactea, VO; 1 glass 2 X / day during 2 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mwigobole (Mashi), umuhashya (Kinyarwanda)
Desmodium repandum (Vahl) DC.
Official name : Desmodium repandum (Vahl) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(108)
Recipes : Vc(008) diarrhoea, 1 handfull of barks of Acacia sieberiana, 1 handfull of leaves of Momordica foetida of Desmodium repandum, to pound, maceration in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1 liter by day during 7 days
Vv(108), to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Desmodium repandum, 2 pimento Capsicum frutescens, 1 leaf of tabac Nicotiana tabacum, to pound, juice, VO. 10 drops 2 X / day during 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : irhusa (Mashi), ituza, urushinga, ubujegeri (Kinyarwanda), kanyerekagoli (Mashi)
Dichrocephala integrifolia (L.f.) O. Ktze
Official name : Dichrocephala integrifolia (L.f.) O. Ktze
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Dichrocephala bicolor (Roth) Schldl.
Symptoms : V(001), V(014), V(035), V(145)
Recipes : Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Basella alba of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana of Tetradenia riparia, decoction in 2 liters H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 7 days
Vc(001) exophtalmia, crushed leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Lantana trifolia, juice, 2 drops in eyes 1 X / day during 7 days
Vc(001) exophtalmia, 4 leaves of Lantana trifolia and 4 leaves of Bidens pilosa , 4 sumits with flowers of Dichrocephala integrifolia, to crush, juice, 2 drops in eyes 1 X / day during 7 days
Vc(001) exophtalmia, crushed leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, crushed fruit of Solanum indicum, juice, 2 drops in eyes 2 X / day
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves of Conyza sumatrensis of Dichrocephala integrifolia to rub localy 2 X / day
Vv(145) leaves dough of Dichrocephala introduites in anus or juice of leaves, VO.
Vl(014) dermatosis (binyolo, birato, Mashi) various wounds, 6 coffee spoons of pounded leaves of Conyza sumatrensis of Dichrocephala integrifolia in 1 liter palm oil. Application of this mix on the cleaned wounds with the leaves of Eucalyptus globulus
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : citundambuga (Mashi), umubuza (Kinyarwanda), kishindabuga (Lega), ekihumbuhumbu (Nande)
Dioscorea bulbifera L.
Official name : Dioscorea bulbifera L.
Family : Dioscoreaceae
Symptoms : V(139)
Recipes : Vb(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, refusal of coït by the femal, to pound the leaves of Urtica massaica, le bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus , 1 banana Musa sapientum, 1 wild yam (Dioscorea bulbifera), mettre le tout sur la litière of la femelle
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : iyange (Mashi)
Dissotis brazzae Cogn.
Official name : Dissotis brazzae Cogn.
Family : Melastomataceae
Symptoms : V(014), V(012)
Recipes : Vb(014) lesions between toesl (shugula) ; 1° clean the hoofs of the animal with a solution of sulfate of copper (muruturutu en Mashi) ; 2° local application of the juice of the fruit of Solanum aculeastrum of Dissotis brazzae + castor oil
Vb(010) , to pound one fruit of Solanum aculeastrum + 1 handfull of leaves of Dissotis brazzae. juice + castor oil, local application 2 X / J until rest
Vb(012), leaves powder dried of Maesa lanceolata of Viola abyssinica of Dissotis brazzae, to mix with butter or castor oil, local massage
Vc(012), pounded leaves, macereted of Dissotis brazzae + to pound of leaves of manioc (Manihot esculenta), to put in 1 leaf of banana tree (Musa sapientum), warm in the heat of the fire, pour the juice on the fracture
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cirerabana (Mashi), tanganyika (Lega), ikoba, ikinyangombe (Kinyarwanda), ikeba (Mashi), ekilembavana (Nande)
Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Official name : Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : V(030), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(030) retained placenta (muziha), maceration of leaves of Chenopodium procerum of Crassocephalum montuosum of Cyathula uncinulata of Dodonea viscosa of Hibiscus noldae, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(068) distomatosis (kadibu), Vb(068) liver worms, 2 handfull of leaves of Dodonaea viscosa, 5 leaves of Nymphaea lotus, to pound, filtred juice + 1 soup spoon of local salt, VO. 1 glass / day
Vb(068) distomatosis (kadibu), Vb(068) liver worms, 2 handfull of leaves of Dodonaea viscosa + 1 spoon of copper sulphate, to dilute in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1 liter par day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : musambya, kibunda (Mashi), umunyuragisaka, agasaka (Kinyarwanda), kashushumba (Nyindu)
Dracaena afromontana Mildbr.
Official name : Dracaena afromontana Mildbr.
Family : Dracaenaceae
Symptoms : V(012)
Recipes : Vb(012), to crush and to dry the barks the stems and roots of Dracaena afromontana. to mix the powder in castor oil, local massage
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kihari (Mashi), muwatati (Lega), umuhate (Kinyarwanda)
Dracaena steudneri Engl.
Official name : Dracaena steudneri Engl.
Family : Dracaenaceae
Synonyms : Dracaena papahu Engl.
Symptoms : V(068), V(139)
Recipes : Vb(068) toxoplasmosis (rutandara, lurhandala), 1 handfull of leaves of Ricinus communis of Rhoicissus tridentata of Lobelia giberroa, the barks of Dracaena steudneri + 1 soup spoon of ashes of wood, maceration in 4 liters H2O, filter, VO. 1/2 liters
Vb(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, the male refuse the coit, barks grinded of Dracaena steudneri diluted in some H2O, introduce some drops in the vagina
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kihari (Mashi), igihondohondo (Kinyarwanda), mukonze (Kinande), ananda (Bembe)
Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
Official name : Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(008), V(037), V(105)
Recipes : Vb(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), decoction in 1 liter H2O of 2 soup spoons of leaves powder of Melanthera scandens of 1 soup spoon of leaves powder of Drymaria cordata and of Ageratum conyzoides, VO. as will during 5 days
Vb(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Ageratum conyzoides and of Vernonia kirungae and of Drymaria cordata, maceration in 3 liters H2O, filter. VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 7 days
Vc(001) conjunctivitis, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Drymaria cordata of Oxalis radicosa, juice, 2 drops in each eye 3 X / day during 5 days
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Drymaria cordata, barks of Polycephalium lobatum + 1 spoon of sel, to mix in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : bwahulo (Mashi), namwima, waulo (Lega, ubwungo, ubwunyu bwa nyamanza, imhosha (Kinyarwanda)
Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Official name : Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vv(004) wounds, castor oil (Ricinus communis) + palm oil (Elaeis guineensis), local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mgazi (Swahili), ikigazi (Kinyarwanda)
Embelia schimperi Vatke
Official name : Embelia schimperi Vatke
Family : Myrsinaceae
Synonyms : Embelia kilimandschari Gilg
Symptoms : V(036), V(068), V(076)
Recipes : Vb(076) glossitis (ivunja), to crush in equal quantities the leaves of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Pentas zanzibarica of Embelia schimperi + the powder of bricks + H2O, VO.
Vl(036) sturdy, leaves of Rumex usambarensis of Embelia schimperi, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO. 10 ml. 2 X / day during 6 days
Vl(068) internal vermifuge, 1 handfull of leaves of Embelia schimperi of Hypoestes triflora, to pound, decoction, VO. 10 ml 1 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kashalulabahivi, hishalula (Mashi), kakolo, kabatwa (Lega), umukaragata (inyarwanda), bukaragata (Nyindu)
Ensete ventricosum (Welw.) Cheesman
Official name : Ensete ventricosum (Welw.) Cheesman
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ensete J.F. Gmel.
Symptoms : V(030), V(037)
Recipes : Vb(030) retained placenta (muziha), to fix pieces of leaves of 20 cm of long of Ensete ventricosum on placenta + VO. 1/2 liters of leaves maceration of Phytolacca dodecandra 2 X / day
Vb(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), maceration (2 H) in 1 liter H2O 1 handfull of roots of Ensete ventricosum, filter, VO. Renew after 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cirembo (Mashi, ikyombo, butembe (Lega), ikijombo, igitembetembe (Kinyarwanda)
Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(113)
Recipes : Vb(006) constipation (kagozi), maceration in 1 liter H2O of 2 handfull of roots of Entada abyssinica and of Clerodendrum myricoides, VO. 2 X / day during 4 days
Vc(113) muscular pains of the back in the morning, barks of Entada abyssinica of Harungana madagascariensis, to pound in 1 liter H2O, VO
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mushangishangi, cishangishangi, cishangi (Mashi), kishangeshange (Bembe), umusange (Kinyarwanda), m'mochu (Bembe)
Eragrostis tenuifolia (A. Rich.) Hochst. ex Steud.
Official name : Eragrostis tenuifolia (A. Rich.) Hochst. ex Steud.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(027), V(145)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves of Phyllanthus niruri of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Cynodon dactylon of Pentas zanzibarica, foliar ends of Acanthus pubescens, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vc(001) exophtalmia, juice of crushed leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Commelina benghalensis of Conyza sumatrensis of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Lantana trifolia of Lepidium divaricatum of Spilanthes mauritiana, 1 drop in the eyes
Vpc(145) prolapse of the rectum, to pound the leaves of Basella alba of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Lycopodium clavatum of Piper capense, in food
Vl(145) prolapse of the rectum, maceration of leaves of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Piper capense deLycopodium clavatum of Basella alba of Clerodendrum myricoides, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : hikalabalume (Mashi)
Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Official name : Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(001), V(001), V(035), V(096)
Recipes : Vb(001) exophtalmia, gonflement the yeux, (ntomo) drops in eyes of juice of roots of Erythrina abyssinica
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of rhizome of Cyperus bequaertii, 1 handfull of leaves of Erythrina abyssinica, 1 fruit of Solanum aculeastrum, to pound, juice, drops in nostrils and ear (1 drop) 2 X / day during 6 days
Vb(096) udder of the cow, infusion of 2 handfull of barks of Erythrina abyssinica in 1/2 liters H2O, filter, massage of the udder regulary during 2 days
Vc(001) cataract, roots or flowers of Erythrina abyssinica, to crush, drops in eyes 2 X / day during 7 days
Vpc(001) inflamation, flowers of Erythrina abyssinica, to pound, harvest the sap drops in eyes 2 X / day during 6 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cigohwa (Mashi), kikoakoa, igiko (Lega), umuko (Kinyarwanda), mukohwa (Kinande), eo (Bembe), ekikowa (Nande), mukowa (Hunde), kikohwa (fuliro)
Eucalyptus globulus Labill.
Official name : Eucalyptus globulus Labill.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : V(014), V(014), V(028)
Recipes : Vb(014) itch (kayaga), leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Eucalyptus globulus, roots of Syzygium cordatum, to pound and to rub localy 2 X / day
Vb(014) itch (kayaga), 4 leaves of Eucalyptus globulus, 2 leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra, 1 leaf of Plantago palmata, to pound the fresh leaves. To boil in oil with half a wax-candle, friction 4 X / day
Vb(028), pounded leaves of Cymbopogon citratus of Eucalyptus globulus of Tetradenia riparia, to mix with oil, introduce in the vaginal conduct. Massage of the vulva with 1 leaf dough of Ricinus communis. Cure of 10 days
Vl(014) dermatosis (binyolo, birato, Mashi) various wounds, 6 coffee spoons of pounded leaves of Conyza sumatrensis of Dichrocephala integrifolia in 1 liter palm oil. Application of this mix on the cleaned wounds with the leaves of Eucalyptus globulus
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mkaratusi (Swahili)
Euphorbia hirta L.
Official name : Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss. , Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens Br. , Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp.
Symptoms : V(002), V(008), V(015)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Periploca linearifolia of Portulaca oleracea of Ficus vallis-choudae + local salt, to dilute in 2 liters H2O, VO.
Vb(015), to crush 2 handfull of leaves of Harungana madagascariensis, 1 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Sida rhombifolia, 2 handfull of roots of Senna occidentalis, to dilute in H2O, VO.
Vc(008) diarrhoea, 1 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia hirta, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. 1 glass 3 X / day during 5 days
Vc(008) dysentery, 1/4 of handfull of roots of Carica papaya, 1/4 of handfull of leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Psidium guajava, 1/4 of handfull of barks of Mangifera indica , to pound and to dry, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1/2 glass 2 X / day during 7 days
Vpc(002) refused lactation, leaves of Ficus vallis-choudae 1 equal quantity of Euphorbia hirta, powder of seeds of Cucumis sativus (kokoliko), ONS of Sonchus oleraceus, to pound, to mix with food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mpangulakazi (Mashi), tongantonga (Lega), kavanatovu (Kinyarwanda), kanyamatsisi, kenyamatsisi (Hunde), mpangula (Mashi), ngavikamwa (Fuliro)
Euphorbia prostrata Ait.
Official name : Euphorbia prostrata Ait.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, crushed mixture of one twig of Euphorbia tirucalli, 1 handfull of leaves of Ficus thonningii of Euphorbia prostrata of Lysimachia ruhmeriana, to boil, VO. cold drink
Vb(002) hypogalactia, 1 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia prostrata of Euphorbia schimperiana of Periploca linearifolia of Lobelia giberroa of Lactuca schimperi, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O + salt, VO. 2 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : bushula, mpangula (Mashi), vikamwa (Fuliro)
Euphorbia schimperiana Scheele
Official name : Euphorbia schimperiana Scheele
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, 1 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia prostrata of Euphorbia schimperiana of Periploca linearifolia of Lobelia giberroa of Lactuca schimperi, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O + salt, VO. 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(002) hypolactation, 1 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia schimperiana of Periploca linearifolia, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, decoction, VO. 2 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Official name : Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia laro Drake
Symptoms : V(002), V(002), V(041)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, crushed mixture of one twig of Euphorbia tirucalli, 1 handfull of leaves of Ficus thonningii of Euphorbia prostrata of Lysimachia ruhmeriana, to boil, VO. cold drink
Vb(041) bacterial anthrax (nzirondo, luhiga, gahira), leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli of Lobelia giberroa of Senecio mannii of Microglossa pyrifolia, maceration, VO.
Vb(041) bacterial anthrax (nzirondo, luhiga, gahira), leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli of Lobelia giberroa of Crassocephalum montuosum of Momordica foetida of Vigna vexillata, to crush, maceration, VO. 2 X / day
Vc(002) hypolactation, 1 handfull of stem with leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli in hot H2O or hot ashes, VO. 2 X / day during 6 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : karhoza (Mashi, katoza (Lega), agatoza, umuyenzi (Kinyarwanda), munyezi (Mashi), potenge (Swahili)
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), refused lactation, leaves of Ficus capensis mixed with salt, VO.
Vc(002), leaves of Ficus capensis of Guizotia scabra of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Portulacca oleracea, to pound + salt, VO; with food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ficus exasperata Vahl
Official name : Ficus exasperata Vahl
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(123) leaves of Sida rhombifolia of Ricinus communis of Ficus exasperata, maceration in 3/4 liter H2O, VO. 250 ml 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Ficus. En fourrage + local salt during 4 days
Vpc(008), 4 handfull of leaves of Ficus. VO. 2 X / day during 6 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mutudu (Mashi), lukenga (Lega), kafuma, (Kitembo)mukimba, rukuyu (Nande), kivumo (Hunde), moa (Bembe), muvumo (Kinyarwanda)
Ficus thonningii Blume
Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.
Symptoms : V(002), V(008)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, crushed mixture of one twig of Euphorbia tirucalli, 1 handfull of leaves of Ficus thonningii of Euphorbia prostrata of Lysimachia ruhmeriana, to boil, VO. cold drink
Vc(008) diarrhoea, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Ficus thonningii, maceration in 1/2 ltre H2O, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kafumo (Tembo), muhimba (Lega), umuvumu (Kinyarwanda), muhumbahumba (Mashi), mulombo (Nyindu), kilondolondo (Fuliro)
Ficus vallis-choudae Delile
Official name : Ficus vallis-choudae Delile
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Periploca linearifolia of Portulaca oleracea of Ficus vallis-choudae + local salt, to dilute in 2 liters H2O, VO.
Vc(002), 1 handfull of barks of Ficus vallis-choudae, seeds of Cucumis sativus, leaves of Manihot esculenta, to pound, decoction, VO. 1 glass 3 X / day during 5 days
Vpc(002) refused lactation, leaves of Ficus vallis-choudae 1 equal quantity of Euphorbia hirta, powder of seeds of Cucumis sativus (kokoliko), ONS of Sonchus oleraceus, to pound, to mix with food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mulehe (Mashi), kisembe (Lega)kitobolo (Nyindu)
Gladiolus psittacinus Hook.f.
Official name : Gladiolus psittacinus Hook.f.
Family : Iridaceae
Symptoms : V(062), V(139), V(139)
Recipes : Vb(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, the male refuse the coït, to pound the leaves of Urtica massaica, le bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus , 1 banana Musa sapientum, 1 wild yam Dioscorea bulbifera, mettre the whole sur la litière of la femelle
Vb(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, the male refuse the coït, introduce a pounded bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus in femal vulva
Vc(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, refusal of coït by the goat, introduce a pounded bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus in femal vulva, to remove it when presented to the male
Vl(062), infusion in 1/3 liter H2O of a capsule of beer bottle of Piper guineense of Capsicum frutescens of Tetradenia riparia of Gladiolus psittacinus, VO. 1 ml par 15 days during 4 mois
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kashungushungu, cishungushungu (Mashi), kabeshi (Lega), karungu, akarungogato (Kinyarwanda), kamwaga (Nande), negenege (Filiro)
Gouania longispicata Engl.
Official name : Gouania longispicata Engl.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(027), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(027) motionless foetus, pounded leaves of Gouania longispicata, maceration, VO. (treatment of 10 days)
Vb(006) constipation (kagozi) , leaves dough of Gynura ruwenzoriensis of Gouania longispicata lde Colocasia antiquorum, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vpc(068) vermifuge, to crush the leaves of Gouania longispicata, Lobelia giberoa, Vernonia amygdalina, filter in 2 liters H2O, in food 3 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : muvura (Mashi), katshikalihunji (Lega), mulyanjovu (Kitembo), umubimbafuno (Kinyarwanda), umukuvasenge (Nande), muvula (Mashi)
Guizotia scabra (Vis.) Chiov.
Official name : Guizotia scabra (Vis.) Chiov.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(008), V(035), V(051)
Recipes : Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), leaves of Basella alba of Clerodendrum rotundifolium of Cinchona succirubra of Guizotia scabra of Vernonia amygdalina, maceration, VO.
Vc(002), leaves of Ficus capensis of Guizotia scabra of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Portulacca oleracea, to pound + salt, VO; with food
Vc(008) diarrhoea, 2 handfull of pounded leaves of Guizotia scabra, diluted in 1 liter H2O, VO., 2 X / day during 6 days
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Lantana camara of Guizotia scabra, 1 handfull of barks of Cinchona ledgeriana, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 2 X / day + 3 drops in each nostril
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cimbehe (Mashi), lgishika-shike (Kinyarwanda), kimbehe (Lega)
Gynura ruwenzoriensis (S. Moore) S. Moore
Official name : Gynura ruwenzoriensis (S. Moore) S. Moore
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(068), V(111)
Recipes : Vb(006) constipation (kagozi), to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Gynura ruwenzoriensis and of Melinis minutiflora, to pound + H2O ?, VO. 250 ml / day during 4 days
Vb(006) constipation + very hard excrements, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Momordica foetida of Gynura ruwenzoriensis of Rumex abyssinicus, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO 1 liter / day during 4 days
Vb(006) constipation (kagozi) , leaves dough of Gynura ruwenzoriensis of Gouania longispicata lde Colocasia antiquorum, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vb(068) toxoplasmosis (rutandara, lurhandala), 2 handfull of leaves of Basella alba of Gynura ruwenzoriensis of Crassocephalum montuosum, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vc(111), to pound the leaves of Gynura ruwenzoriensis, local application of the dough
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mafambohwe, mafamboho (Mashi), ekiryamuliro (Nande)
Hallea rubrostipulata (K. Schum.) J. - L. Leroy
Official name : Hallea rubrostipulata (K. Schum.) J. - L. Leroy
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(039), V(068), V(068), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(039) vermifuge, to mix in equal quantities the powder of leaves of Adenopus abyssinicus of Lobelia gibberoa of Momordica foetida of Hallea rubrostipulata. decoction in 2 glass H2O of 2 soup spoons of the powder. VO. 2 glass , 2 X / J during 3 days
Vb(068) intestinal parasitism, dryed powders in equal quantities of Adenopus abyssinicus of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa of Momordica foetida, VO. 2 soup spoons of powder 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, dryed powders in equal quantities of Adenopus abyssinicus of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa of Momordica foetida, VO. 1 soup spoon of powder 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 soup spoon of powders of barks of dried stems of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa + 2 soup spoons of powders of leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Momordica foetida of Lagenaria abyssinica, to mix in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(068), 1 handfull of leaves of Lagenaria abyssinica of Lobelia giberroa of Momordica foetida, dry barks of Hallea rubrostipulata, powders, to mix, 1 spoon , decoction in 1 glass H2O, at rest, VO. 1 glass in the morning and in the evening during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : muzibaziba, muzibira, muziko (Mashi), kitubu (Lega), umuziko, umuzibaziba (Kinyarwanda)
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(008), V(015), V(113)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, maceration 1 handfull of leaves of Lobelia giberroa of Rumex usambarensis of Oxalis corniculata of Harungana madagascariensis of Bothriocline longipes of Vigna vexillata, VO.
Vb(015), to crush 2 handfull of leaves of Harungana madagascariensis, 1 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Sida rhombifolia, 2 handfull of roots of Senna occidentalis, to dilute in H2O, VO.
Vc(008) diarrhoea, 1 handfull of leaves of Psidium guajava of Sida rhombifolia of Kalanchoe crenata of Harungana madagascariensis, to pound, maceration in one glass H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vc(113) muscular pains of the back in the morning, barks of Entada abyssinica of Harungana madagascariensis, to pound in 1 liter H2O, VO
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , 2 spoons of barks of Harungana madascariensis, 1 coffe spoon of leaves powder of Matricaria chamomilla of Capsicum sp., decoction (H2O), VO. 5 drops 2 X / day during 5 days, for the chicks half a dose
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : ndwamuko (Mashi), mushombo, mutungulu (Lega), umushayishayi (Kinyarwanda), musombo (Nande), muhombo (Tembo)
Helichrysum fruticosum (Forssk.) Vatke
Official name : Helichrysum fruticosum (Forssk.) Vatke
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vc(008) diarrhoea, pounded leaves of Helichrysum fructicosum of Anisopappus africanus, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1/2 glass by day during 4 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kadwiko, budwiko (Mashi), ubutwiko (Kinyarwanda)
Hibiscus fuscus Garcke
Official name : Hibiscus fuscus Garcke
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : V(027)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves of Carduus nyassanus of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Cyathula uncinulata of Sida rhombifolia of Hibiscus fuscus + salt, to crush, in the food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : muderhe (Mashi), umutozowinka, umutozo (Kinyarwanda), kyanina kya mutembe (Lega)
Hibiscus noldae Bak. f.
Official name : Hibiscus noldae Bak. f.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : V(027), V(030)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves and stems of Hibiscus noldae of Triumfetta cordifolia of Microglossa pyrifolia of Clerodendrum myricoides, maceration in 2 liters H2O, VO.
Vb(027) abortion prevention, 1 handfull of leaves of Cyathula uncinulata of Chenopodium procerum of Indigofera arrecta of Sida rhombifolia of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Hibiscus noldae, whole plant of Setaria verticillata, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O , VO , 75 cl morning and evening
Vb(030) retained placenta (muziha), maceration of leaves of Chenopodium procerum of Crassocephalum montuosum of Cyathula uncinulata of Dodonea viscosa of Hibiscus noldae, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mukeranshungu, kabaga (Mashi), nguyi (Lega), omulakiriri (Nande)
Hygrophila auriculata (Schumach.) Heine
Official name : Hygrophila auriculata (Schumach.) Heine
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), ashes of leaves of Hygrophila auriculata of Acanthus pubescens of Musa paradisiaca of Rubia cordifolia + oil of Lebrunia bushaie, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : bugangabukali (Mashi), buganga, bukali (Lega), buganga bukari (Kinyarwanda), kanamafundwekazi (Mashi)
Hypericum revolutum Vahl
Official name : Hypericum revolutum Vahl
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(016)
Recipes : Vc(002), leaves of Ficus capensis of Guizotia scabra of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Portulacca oleracea, to pound + salt, VO; with food
Vv(016) inflamation of the mammary glands, leaves of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata, rhizome of Cyathea manniana, to pound, to mix with clay, massage
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : agasama, agasamanzuki (Kinyarwanda), bwiserasera, kahwe (Mashi)
Hypoestes triflora (Forsskal) Roemer & Schultes
Official name : Hypoestes triflora (Forsskal) Roemer & Schultes
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vl(068) internal vermifuge, 1 handfull of leaves of Embelia schimperi of Hypoestes triflora, to pound, decoction, VO. 10 ml 1 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Impatiens masisiensis De Wild.
Official name : Impatiens masisiensis De Wild.
Family : Balsaminaceae
Symptoms : V(015)
Recipes : Vb(015), 2 handfull of leaves of Nymphaea lotus of Impatiens masisiensis , 2 handfull of stems with leaves of Gynura ruwenzoriensis, to pound, to dilute in 2 liters of decoction of leaves and roots of Digitaria abyssinica, VO. 1 liter during 7 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : ndondoli, etondolila (Bembe), irhonda (Mashi), indenderi (Kinyarwanda)
Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name : Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(027), V(030), V(051), V(096)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, 1 handfull of leaves of Cyathula uncinulata of Chenopodium procerum of Indigofera arrecta of Sida rhombifolia of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Hibiscus noldae, whole plant of Setaria verticillata, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O , VO , 75 cl morning and evening
Vb(030) retained placenta (muziha), to pound 2 handfull of roots of Indigofera+ + salt. To give to lick
Vb(096) udder of the cow, to pound the leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra of Indigofera arrecta of Erythrococca nelwirschii + kaolin, massage of the udder morning and evening during 7 days
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), pounded leaves of Adenopus abyssinicus of Indigofera arrecta of Tetradenia riparia, local application then application of local salt
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kasholoza, kavunanfuka (Mashi), umusororo (Kinyarwanda), musholotsi (Kibumbe), umwikokori (Kinande), abwebwe (Bembe), omusololo (Nande)
Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Official name : Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : V(014), V(030), V(059), V(111)
Recipes : Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), ashes of leaves of Ipomoea batatas (patates douces) + salt of cuisine. to rub 2 X / day during 4 days
Vv(030), 1 handfull of leaves of Ipomoea batatas, to crush, to dilute in one glass H2O, VO.
Vc(111), tubercle ashes of Ipomoea batatas + sap of (Aloe barbadense ?), local application
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), leaves of Cyperus sp. of Matricharia chamomilla of Ipomoea batatas of Basella alba of Cinchona ledgeriana of Manihot esculenta + the ashes of the scapula of one cow, to mix, 1 soup spoon, VO. 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : bijumbu (Mashi)
Ipomoea involucrata P. Beauv.
Official name : Ipomoea involucrata P. Beauv.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vv(002), 2 handfull of leaves of Oxalis corniculata of Ipomoea involucrata of Lactuca attenuata, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ipomoea sp.
Official name : Ipomoea sp.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : V(010)
Recipes : Vb(010) (shugula) ; 1° clean the hoofs of the animal with a solution of sulfate of copper (muruturutu en Mashi) ; 2° to apply the rot of the trunk of Musa sp. (buzindu en Mashi, buroro en Fuliro) on the hoofs or peelings of sweet potatoes (bisamunyu en Mashi)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(053)
Recipes : Vv(053) otorrhea, sap of Jatropha curcas, 2 drops in each ear 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : iakya-akya (Bembe), kivurahinda (Fuliro)
Kalanchoe crenata (Andr.) Haw.
Official name : Kalanchoe crenata (Andr.) Haw.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(008), V(053), V(105), V(123)
Recipes : Vc(008) diarrhoea, 1 handfull of leaves of Psidium guajava of Sida rhombifolia of Kalanchoe crenata of Harungana madagascariensis, to pound, maceration in one glass H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vv(001) conjunctivitis (sosoliso), leaves of Kalanchoe crenata, juice en drops in eyes, 2 drops in eyes / day during 3 days
Vv(053), to pound the leaves of Kalanchoe crenata, juice en drops in ears 2 X / day during 5 days
Vv(105) + Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , juice of Kalanchoe crenata, 5 drops, VO.
Vc(123), 1 handfull of leaves of Kalanchoe crenata, powder of ONS. of Alstonia congensis of Spilanthes mauritiana. 100 gr of powder in 1 glass H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kineke (Lega), ireke (Mashi), lunekeneke, cikugwa (Mashi), kikanya, kitekenya (Nande), kinetenete (Swahili), igitenetene (Kinyarwanda)
Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Official name : Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : V(059)
Recipes : Vpc(059) plague tonga, fruit, sap of Kigelia africana, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Kotschya africana Endl.
Official name : Kotschya africana Endl.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(012), V(027)
Recipes : Vb(012), leaves dried and roasted of Kotschya africana of Rumex usambarensis of Rumex abyssinicus, mixed with castor oil, local application by massage
Vb(027) abortion prevention, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Kotschya africana of Chenopodium procerum of Cyathula uncinulata of Achyranthes aspera, to pound, to dilute in 2 liters H2O tepid, VO. 75 cl 2 X / day during 6 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lwazi (Mashi), lwashi (Lega), nyiragahunga, irukuri (Kinyarwanda)
Lactuca attenuata Stebbins
Official name : Lactuca attenuata Stebbins
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(016)
Recipes : Vc(002), leaves of Ficus capensis of Guizotia scabra of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Portulacca oleracea, to pound + salt, VO; with food
Vv(016) inflamation of the mammary glands, leaves of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata, rhizome of Cyathea manniana, to pound, to mix with clay, massage
Vc(002), 2 handfull of leaves of Oxalis corniculata of Ipomoea involucrata of Lactuca attenuata, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : luvunanga (Mashi), lubunanga (Lega), vunanga (Fuliro), lubunangwa (Kinande), uruvunanka (Kinyarwanda)
Lactuca schimperi Jaub. & Spach
Official name : Lactuca schimperi Jaub. & Spach
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, 1 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia prostrata of Euphorbia schimperiana of Periploca linearifolia of Lobelia giberroa of Lactuca schimperi, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O + salt, VO. 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(001) conjunctivitis, juice crushed leaves of Lactuca schimperi, 1 drop in the eyes 1 X / day during 3 days
Vc(002), ONS of Lactuca schimperi of Periploca linearifolia + 200 gr of local salt (muloba), to pound, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mnyamarha, magoba (Mashi), mugambegembe (Fuliro)
Lagenaria abyssinica (Hook. f.) Jeffrey
Official name : Lagenaria abyssinica (Hook. f.) Jeffrey
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Adenopus abyssinicus Hook. f.
Symptoms : V(050), V(068)
Recipes : Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 soup spoon of powders of barks of dried stems of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa + 2 soup spoons of powders of leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Momordica foetida of Lagenaria abyssinica, to mix in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(068), 1 handfull of leaves of Lagenaria abyssinica of Lobelia giberroa of Momordica foetida, dry barks of Hallea rubrostipulata, powders, to mix, 1 spoon , decoction in 1 glass H2O, at rest, VO. 1 glass in the morning and in the evening during 3 days
Vpc(050) distension of the belly ( intestinal worms), 1 handfull of leaves of Celosia trigyna of Lagenaria abyssinica of Vernonia amygdalina, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass by meal
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Lagenaria abyssinica (Hook. f.) Jeffrey
Official name : Lagenaria abyssinica (Hook. f.) Jeffrey
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Adenopus abyssinicus Hook. f.
Symptoms : V(006), V(030), V(039), V(051), V(062), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(006) constipation (kagozi) , to crush 2 handfull of leaves of Momordica foetida of Adenopus abyssinicus of Acacia sieberiana of Typha capensis + 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vb(006) constipation (kagozi), 2 handfull of young leaves of Adenopus abyssinicus, to pound + H2O, filter, VO.
Vb(039) vermifuge, to mix in equal quantities the powder of leaves of Adenopus abyssinicus of Lobelia gibberoa of Momordica foetida of Hallea rubrostipulata. decoction in 2 glass H2O of 2 soup spoons of the powder. VO. 2 glass , 2 X / J during 3 days
Vb(062) cow coccidiosis, 1 handfull of leaves of Adenopus abyssinicus of Lobelia giberroa of Typha capensis macereted in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 X / day
Vb(068) intestinal parasitism, dryed powders in equal quantities of Adenopus abyssinicus of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa of Momordica foetida, VO. 2 soup spoons of powder 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), pounded leaves of Adenopus abyssinicus of Indigofera arrecta of Tetradenia riparia, local application then application of local salt
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Adenopus., to dilute in 1/4 liter H2O, VO. during the day
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, dryed powders in equal quantities of Adenopus abyssinicus of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa of Momordica foetida, VO. 1 soup spoon of powder 2 X / day during 3 days
Vpc(030) retained placenta, maceration of crushed leaves of Adenopus., VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : murhandangule, ntandagule (Mashi), mustafeli (Kinyarwanda), mutangatanga (Fuliro)
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : V(014), V(020), V(020), V(051)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Lantana camara of Bidens pilosa, 2 handfull of leaves of Gynura vitellina, maceration in 2 liters H2O, VO. 3/4 liter, 2 X / day during 7 days
Vb(020) snake, to rub the wound with excrements of cow then crush 2 handfull of fruits of Lantana camara and the leaves of Lantana trifolia, maceration, VO.
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves of Lantana camara of Tetradenia riparia of Colocasia antiquorum of Tephrosia vogelii of Nicotiana tabacum of Phytolacca dodecandra of Vernonia amygdalina, to rub the body of the goat
Vc(020) snake, to pound 1 handfull of stems with leaves of Cyanotis lanata of leaves of Amaranthus viridis of Lantana camara, to filter the juice, VO.
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Lantana camara of Guizotia scabra, 1 handfull of barks of Cinchona ledgeriana, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 2 X / day + 3 drops in each nostril
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kashukanshuha, mwamunganga (Mashi), mavi ya kuku
Lantana trifolia L.
Official name : Lantana trifolia L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(020), V(139)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, application on bite of pounded leaves of Lantana trifolia + VO. juice of leaves of Carduus nyassanus
Vb(020) snake, to rub the wound with excrements of cow then crush 2 handfull of fruits of Lantana camara and the leaves of Lantana trifolia, maceration, VO.
Vb(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, the male refuse the coit, leaves of Colocasia antiquorum of Lantana trifolia, the bananas Musa sapientum, to pound, introduce in the vagina of the cow
Vc(001) exophtalmia, crushed leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Lantana trifolia, juice, 2 drops in eyes 1 X / day during 7 days
Vc(001) exophtalmia, 4 leaves of Lantana trifolia and 4 leaves of Bidens pilosa , 4 sumits with flowers of Dichrocephala integrifolia, to crush, juice, 2 drops in eyes 1 X / day during 7 days
Vc(001) exophtalmia, juice of crushed leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Commelina benghalensis of Conyza sumatrensis of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Lantana trifolia of Lepidium divaricatum of Spilanthes mauritiana, 1 drop in the eyes
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kahengerihengeri, kashukanshuha (Mashi), kahengeleengele (Lega), umuhengeri (Kinyarwanda), kalasu (Kinande), kahembakataikera (Nande)
Lebrunia bushaie Staner
Official name : Lebrunia bushaie Staner
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : V(014), V(051)
Recipes : Vb(014) itch (kayaga), leaves powder of Tithonia diversifolia of Tetradenia riparia, to dilute in some H2O + to coat with castor oil (Ricinus communis) or of Lebrunia bushaie
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), ashes of leaves of Hygrophila auriculata of Acanthus pubescens of Musa paradisiaca of Rubia cordifolia + oil of Lebrunia bushaie, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : bushahi (Mashi), busei, busezi, musebu (Lega), bukerenge (Tembo)
Leea guineensis G. Don
Official name : Leea guineensis G. Don
Family : Leeaceae
Symptoms : V(012)
Recipes : Vc(012), branches to fix the broken bones + to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Trema orientalis of Leea guineensis, dough, local application
Vpc(012), burn out the leaves of Leea guineensis of Maesa lanceolata, powder, to dilute in H2O + massage with the leaves of Maesa lanceolata
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lulonga (Mashi), bulongo (Nyindu), butungambale (Kinyarwanda)
Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Official name : Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(068)
Recipes : Vpc(004) wounds on ears, juice of leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Leonotis naepetifolia of Musa sapientum on the wound
Vpc(068) vermifuge, leaves of Leonotis nepetaefolia of Tephrosia vogelii, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. + leaves maceration of Achyranthes aspera in food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cicumucumu, manunusa, kanyamafundo kakazi (Mashi), aumbamashu (Lega), igicumucumu (Kinyarwanda), bulungabwaate (Bembe), etongo (Bembe), ekitumotumo (Nande), namafundo (Fuliro)
Lepidium divaricatum Aiton
Official name : Lepidium divaricatum Aiton
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vv(001) exophtalmia, juice of crushed leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Commelina benghalensis of Conyza sumatrensis of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Lantana trifolia of Lepidium divaricatum of Spilanthes mauritiana, 1 drop in the eyes
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : muzanganula (Mashi), muzanganula (Lega)
Leucas martinicensis (Jacq.) R. Br.
Official name : Leucas martinicensis (Jacq.) R. Br.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vb(004) ulcerous wound, leaves powder of Leucas martinicensis mixed with palm oil or honey, bandage of the wound
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kanyamafundo, kaziramahingo (Mashi), namafundo (Lega), muhoneranzobe (Kinyarwanda), kanyamakundo (Kinande), namafundo (Fuliro)
Lobelia giberroa Hemsl.
Official name : Lobelia giberroa Hemsl.
Family : Lobeliaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(037), V(037), V(039), V(041), V(062), V(068), V(068), V(068), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, 1 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia prostrata of Euphorbia schimperiana of Periploca linearifolia of Lobelia giberroa of Lactuca schimperi, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O + salt, VO. 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(002) hypogalactia, maceration 1 handfull of leaves of Lobelia giberroa of Rumex usambarensis of Oxalis corniculata of Harungana madagascariensis of Bothriocline longipes of Vigna vexillata, VO.
Vb(037) tuberculosis, préparer 6 soup spoons of ashes of leaves of Lobelia giberroa + 2 soup spoons of local salt. VO. 3 soup spoons du mélange 2 X / day
Vb(039) vermifuge, to mix in equal quantities the powder of leaves of Adenopus abyssinicus of Lobelia gibberoa of Momordica foetida of Hallea rubrostipulata. decoction in 2 glass H2O of 2 soup spoons of the powder. VO. 2 glass , 2 X / J during 3 days
Vb(041) bacterial anthrax (nzirondo, luhiga, gahira), leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli of Lobelia giberroa of Crassocephalum montuosum of Momordica foetida of Vigna vexillata, to crush, maceration, VO. 2 X / day
Vb(041) bacterial anthrax (nzirondo, luhiga, gahira), leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli of Lobelia giberroa of Senecio mannii of Microglossa pyrifolia, maceration, VO.
Vb(062) cow coccidiosis, 1 handfull of leaves of Adenopus abyssinicus of Lobelia giberroa of Typha capensis macereted in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 X / day
Vb(068) toxoplasmosis (rutandara, lurhandala), 1 handfull of leaves of Ricinus communis of Rhoicissus tridentata of Lobelia giberroa, the barks of Dracaena steudneri + 1 soup spoon of ashes of wood, maceration in 4 liters H2O, filter, VO. 1/2 liters
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), two handfull of leaves of Lobelia gibberoa of Clerodendrum myricoides of Sida rhombifolia of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica schimperiana of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in 2 l H2O, VO. I liter/ J .
Vb(068) intestinal parasitism, dryed powders in equal quantities of Adenopus abyssinicus of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa of Momordica foetida, VO. 2 soup spoons of powder 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 handfull of pounded leaves of Lobelia giberoa of Maesa lanceolata, to dilute in 1 glass H2O, VO. 1 glass 1 X / day during 5 days
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, dryed powders in equal quantities of Adenopus abyssinicus of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa of Momordica foetida, VO. 1 soup spoon of powder 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 soup spoon of powders of barks of dried stems of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa + 2 soup spoons of powders of leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Momordica foetida of Lagenaria abyssinica, to mix in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(037) bronchitis vermineuse (inkoroma), 2 handfull of crushed leaves of Lobelia giberroa, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vc(068), 1 handfull of leaves of Lagenaria abyssinica of Lobelia giberroa of Momordica foetida, dry barks of Hallea rubrostipulata, powders, to mix, 1 spoon , decoction in 1 glass H2O, at rest, VO. 1 glass in the morning and in the evening during 3 days
Vpc(068) vermifuge, to crush the leaves of Gouania longispicata, Lobelia giberoa, Vernonia amygdalina, filter in 2 liters H2O, in food 3 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mwirumbu, murhi gw'akarhera, muluzi (Mashi), mwilumbu (Lega), intomvu (Kinyarwanda), kilumbu (Kinande)
Lycopodium clavatum L.
Official name : Lycopodium clavatum L.
Family : Lycopodiaceae
Symptoms : V(145)
Recipes : Vpc(145) prolapse of the rectum, to pound the leaves of Basella alba of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Lycopodium clavatum of Piper capense, in food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kipungili (Lega), lugwampinga (Lega), invuvu z'urutare, kazibannyo (Kinyarwanda), lugwampinga (Mashi)
Lysimachia ruhmeriana Vatke
Official name : Lysimachia ruhmeriana Vatke
Family : Primulaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(076)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, crushed mixture of one twig of Euphorbia tirucalli, 1 handfull of leaves of Ficus thonningii of Euphorbia prostrata of Lysimachia ruhmeriana, to boil, VO. cold drink
Vb(076) glossitis (ivunja), to crush in equal quantities the leaves of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Pentas zanzibarica of Embelia schimperi + the powder of bricks + H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : muyobora (Mashi), muyobola (Lega), umuyobora (Kinyarwanda), ibambabagoli (Mashi), hanga (Mashi), mulongwe (Hunde), omughandwe (Nande)
Maesa lanceolata Forssk.
Official name : Maesa lanceolata Forssk.
Family : Myrsinaceae
Symptoms : V(012), V(014), V(020), V(068), V(076)
Recipes : Vb(012), juice the pounded leaves of Maesa lanceolata in H2O, VO. + massage of the broken part with the marc obtained by filtration
Vb(012), leaves powder dried of Maesa lanceolata of Viola abyssinica of Dissotis brazzae, to mix with butter or castor oil, local massage
Vb(014) itch (kayaga), leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Eucalyptus globulus, roots of Syzygium cordatum, to pound and to rub localy 2 X / day
Vb(076) glossitis (ivunja), to pound the leaves of Maesa lanceolata and of Microglossa pyrifolia and coat the tongue of the animal
Vc(020) snake, cataplasme of leaves and of barks of Maesa lanceolata, local application
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 handfull of pounded leaves of Lobelia giberoa of Maesa lanceolata, to dilute in 1 glass H2O, VO. 1 glass 1 X / day during 5 days
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 soup spoon of powders of barks of dried stems of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa + 2 soup spoons of powders of leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Momordica foetida of Lagenaria abyssinica, to mix in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(012), branches to fix the broken bones + to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Trema orientalis of Leea guineensis, dough, local application
Vpc(012), burn out the leaves of Leea guineensis of Maesa lanceolata, powder, to dilute in H2O + massage with the leaves of Maesa lanceolata
Vpc(012), ashes of Maesa lanceolata mixed by some vegetable oil, anoint the broken part and bandage + VO. 1 handfull of leaves diluted in 1 liter H2O, 2 X / day
Vl(012), to pound the leaves of Symphytum officinale in food + massage with the crushed leaves of Maesa lanceolata
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mparhi (Mashi), muanga (Lega), mbachi (Kitembo), umuhanga (Kinyarwanda), mbati (Lega), muhanga (Nyindu), muhangahanga (Nande), umuhangabazimu (Kinyarwanda), cimusa (Mashi)
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vc(008) dysentery, 1/4 of handfull of roots of Carica papaya, 1/4 of handfull of leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Psidium guajava, 1/4 of handfull of barks of Mangifera indica , to pound and to dry, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1/2 glass 2 X / day during 7 days
Vpc(008) diarrhoea, 1 leaf of Carica papaya, 1 walnut of Mangifera indica (mangoo), 1 handfull of leaves of lemon tree (Citrus limon.), to pound, in food of the pig 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mwembe (Swahili)
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms : V(002), V(008), V(012), V(020), V(059)
Recipes : Vc(002), 1 handfull of barks of Ficus vallis-choudae, seeds of Cucumis sativus, leaves of Manihot esculenta, to pound, decoction, VO. 1 glass 3 X / day during 5 days
Vc(020) snake, leaves and roots of Aframomum laurentii, to pound, juice, VO. 1 glass + in case of faint: powder of seeds of Cannabis sativa + flour of manioc (Manihot esculenta) to dilute in H2O, decoction, VO.
Vpc(008) diarrhoea, barks of quinquina (Cinchona ledgeriana) in manioc flour (Manihot esculenta), to dilute in 1 glass H2O, VO.
Vc(012), pounded leaves, macereted of Dissotis brazzae + to pound of leaves of manioc (Manihot esculenta), to put in 1 leaf of banana tree (Musa sapientum), warm in the heat of the fire, pour the juice on the fracture
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), leaves of Cyperus sp. of Matricharia chamomilla of Ipomoea batatas of Basella alba of Cinchona ledgeriana of Manihot esculenta + the ashes of the scapula of one cow, to mix, 1 soup spoon, VO. 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mumbarhi (Mashi), mhogo (Swahili)
Matricaria chamomilla L.
Official name : Matricaria chamomilla L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(059), V(105)
Recipes : Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , 2 spoons of barks of Harungana madascariensis, 1 coffe spoon of leaves powder of Matricaria chamomilla of Capsicum sp., decoction (H2O), VO. 5 drops 2 X / day during 5 days, for the chicks half a dose
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), leaves of Cyperus sp. of Matricharia chamomilla of Ipomoea batatas of Basella alba of Cinchona ledgeriana of Manihot esculenta + the ashes of the scapula of one cow, to mix, 1 soup spoon, VO. 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Melanthera scandens (Schumach. & Thonn.) Roberty
Official name : Melanthera scandens (Schumach. & Thonn.) Roberty
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vb(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), decoction in 1 liter H2O of 2 soup spoons of leaves powder of Melanthera scandens of 1 soup spoon of leaves powder of Drymaria cordata and of Ageratum conyzoides, VO. as will during 5 days
Vb(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), a mix of dried leaves powder of Melanthera scandens of Ciathea manniana of dried seeds of Nicotiana tabacum + local salt, Euphorbia hirta, powder of seeds of Cucumis sativa VO. 2 soup spoons, 2 X / day
Vc(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), leaves of Melanthera scandens of Cyathea manniana, to pound + local salt, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cishungulwishi (Mashi), icumya (Kinyarwanda)
Melinis minutiflora P. Beauv.
Official name : Melinis minutiflora P. Beauv.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(006) constipation (kagozi), to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Gynura ruwenzoriensis and of Melinis minutiflora, to pound + H2O ?, VO. 250 ml / day during 4 days
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Sida rhombifolia, 1 handfull of leaves of leaves of Plantago palmata and 1 handfull of leaves of leaves of Melinis minutiflora, to dilute in 1 l H2O, VO. 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cimvurhaba (Mashi), ikirumbi cy' amavuta (Kinyarwanda)
Mentha aquatica L.
Official name : Mentha aquatica L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(037), V(037)
Recipes : Vb(037) tuberculosis, powder of 3 handfull of leaves dried of Mentha aquatica + 3 handfull of barks of Polyscias fulva + local salt. VO. 3 soup spoons / day
Vb(037) tuberculosis, maceration in 3 liter H2O of 1 handfull of leaves of Pentas zanzibarica and of Mentha aquatica and of Typha capensis, VO. 2 X / day
Vc(037) cough, put the leaves of Mentha aquatica in stable
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lwifuye (Mashi)
Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Official name : Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Microglossa volubilis (Wallich) DC. , Conyza pyrifolia Lam.
Symptoms : V(027), V(036), V(041), V(076), V(124)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves and stems of Hibiscus noldae of Triumfetta cordifolia of Microglossa pyrifolia of Clerodendrum myricoides, maceration in 2 liters H2O, VO.
Vb(041) bacterial anthrax (nzirondo, luhiga, gahira), leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli of Lobelia giberroa of Senecio mannii of Microglossa pyrifolia, maceration, VO.
Vb(076) glossitis (ivunja), to pound the leaves of Maesa lanceolata and of Microglossa pyrifolia and coat the tongue of the animal
Vb(076) ulcerous stomatitis, to pound the leaves of Microglossa pyrifolia of Clerodendrum johnstonii of Cannabis sativa + ashes of the fire, dough application on the tong
Vc(124) ear bleeding, leaves of pimento (Capsicum sp.) of Microglossa pyrifolia, to pound, juice instillation in ears 2 X/ day
Vpc(036) sturdy, faint, decoction of leaves of Microglossa. in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass, 2 X / day until rest
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kabazibazi, cirhintikwiri (Mashi), kabusula mitete (Lega), inkoba zanyirabanya, muhe, umunyurangisaka (Kinyarwanda)mukokoli (Hunde), mukokoli (Nande), nderalushaka (Fuliro)
Mirabilis jalapa L.
Official name : Mirabilis jalapa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vc(001) conjunctivitis, powder of seeds of Mirabilis jalapa diluted in 1cc H2O, 1 drop in the eyes
Vc(001) cataract, scraped barks of banana tree (Musa sapientum?), flowers of Mirabilis jalapa, to crush, juice, drops in eyes
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kalofomo (Swahili)
Momordica foetida Schumach.
Official name : Momordica foetida Schumach.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Momordica schimperiana Naud.
Symptoms : V(006), V(008), V(039), V(041), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(006) constipation, to crush 2 handfull of leaves of Momordica foetida of Adenopus abyssinica of Acacia sieberiana of Typha capensis + 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vb(006) constipation + very hard excrements, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Momordica foetida of Gynura ruwenzoriensis of Rumex abyssinicus, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO 1 liter / day during 4 days
Vb(039) vermifuge, to mix in equal quantities the powder of leaves of Adenopus abyssinicus of Lobelia gibberoa of Momordica foetida of Hallea rubrostipulata. decoction in 2 glass H2O of 2 soup spoons of the powder. VO. 2 glass , 2 X / J during 3 days
Vb(041) bacterial anthrax (nzirondo, luhiga, gahira), leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli of Lobelia giberroa of Crassocephalum montuosum of Momordica foetida of Vigna vexillata, to crush, maceration, VO. 2 X / day
Vb(068) intestinal parasitism, dryed powders in equal quantities of Adenopus abyssinicus of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa of Momordica foetida, VO. 2 soup spoons of powder 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), 2 handfull of leaves of Momordica foetida + 1/2 liters of whey, VO. before sucking
Vc(008) diarrhoea, 1 handfull of barks of Acacia sieberiana, 1 handfull of leaves of Momordica foetida of Desmodium repandum, to pound, maceration in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1 liter by day during 7 days
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, dryed powders in equal quantities of Adenopus abyssinicus of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa of Momordica foetida, VO. 1 soup spoon of powder 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 soup spoon of powders of barks of dried stems of Hallea rubrostipulata of Lobelia giberoa + 2 soup spoons of powders of leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Momordica foetida of Lagenaria abyssinica, to mix in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(068), 1 handfull of leaves of Lagenaria abyssinica of Lobelia giberroa of Momordica foetida, dry barks of Hallea rubrostipulata, powders, to mix, 1 spoon , decoction in 1 glass H2O, at rest, VO. 1 glass in the morning and in the evening during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : muhu (Mashi), cimirabushya, umwishwa (Kinyarwanda)
Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Official name : Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ×sapientum L.
Symptoms : V(051), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) distomatosis (kadibu), Vb(068) liver worms, 1 handfull of leaves of Typha capensis, 3 bananas of Musa paradisiaca + 3 handfull of banana-tree pith (buzindu), juice, VO. 1 liter / day
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), ashes of leaves of Hygrophila auriculata of Acanthus pubescens of Musa paradisiaca of Rubia cordifolia + oil of Lebrunia bushaie, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : musheba (Mashi), ndizi (lega, muzuzu (Bembe)
Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Official name : Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ×sapientum L.
Symptoms : V(001), V(004), V(012), V(014)
Recipes : Vb(004) ulcerous wound, to rub the skin with the pickings of fresh bananas 2 X / day during 6 days
Vb(014) hoof panaris, ashes of banana (Musa sapientum), local application
Vb(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, refusal of coït by the femal, put 1 banana (Musa sapientum) tied with a rope in the vagina and to remove it when the femal is presented to the male
Vb(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, the male refuse the coit, to pound the leaves of Urtica massaica, le bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus , 1 banana Musa sapientum, 1 wild yam Dioscorea bulbifera, mettre le tout sur la litière of la femelle
Vb(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, the male refuse the coit, leaves of Colocasia antiquorum of Lantana trifolia , the bananas Musa sapientum, to pound, introduce in the vagina of the cow
Vc(001) cataract, scraped barks of banana tree (Musa sapientum?), flowers of Mirabilis jalapa, to crush, juice, drops in eyes
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Tephrosia vogelii of Aspilia africana of Capsicum frutescens of barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria of burned barks of bananas (Musa sapientum) + palm oil
Vc(012), pounded leaves, macereted of Dissotis brazzae + to pound of leaves of manioc (Manihot esculenta), to put in 1 leaf of banana tree (Musa sapientum), warm in the heat of the fire, pour the juice on the fracture
Vpc(004) wounds on ears, juice of leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Leonotis naepetifolia of Musa sapientum on the wound
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kisamunyu (Swahili) binyamunyu (Mashi)
Musa sp.
Official name : Musa sp.
Family : Musaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(010)
Recipes : Vb(004) + Vb(013), ulcerous wounds (igishega), to pound the dried leaves of Chenopodium ugandae + ashes of bananas (Musa sp.), local application
Vb(010) (shugula) ; 1° clean the hoofs of the animal with a solution of sulfate of copper (muruturutu en Mashi) ; 2° to apply the rot of the trunk of Musa sp. (buzindu en Mashi, buroro en Fuliro) on the hoofs or peelings of sweet potatoes (bisamunyu en Mashi)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Myrianthus holstii Engl.
Official name : Myrianthus holstii Engl.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(016), V(018)
Recipes : Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu) leaves dried of Vernonia amygdalina of Myrianthus holstii of Rubia cordifolia, piece of bag made with Agave sisalana, to burn and to mix the ashes with palm oil, to coat
Vb(018) sick headache (kahazi, nfumba), to pound the leaves of Myrianthus holstii of Cyathula uncinulata, juice, 3 drops in each ear each day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : bwamba, kisike (Mashi), ishike (Lega), umufe (Kinyarwanda), kyamba (Kinande)
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(014), V(037), V(075)
Recipes : Vb(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), a mix of dried leaves powder of Melanthera scandens of Ciathea manniana of dried seeds of Nicotiana tabacum + local salt, Euphorbia hirta, powder of seeds of Cucumis sativa VO. 2 soup spoons, 2 X / day
Vb(076) glossitis (ivunja), to tattoo the tong of the animal and let flow the blood then rub with local salt. Made a little hole in the vein and application of ashes of Nicotiana tabacum or of Tetradenia riparia
Vb(076) ulcerous stomatitis, to rub the joues with the leaves of Tetradenia riparia + scarifications and massages with the ashes (d'une pipe) of leaves of Nicotiana tabacum
Vc(014) whitlow, leaves of Tetradenia riparia, leaves fermentées of Nicotiana tabacum, to pound, to rub sur the lésions
Vc(014) whitlow, 10 à 20 leaves of Tetradenia ripariachauffées au feu + 5 leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, to crush, to rub the affected parts
Vpc(075) lack of appetite and standing hair, red ears, to rub the body of the animal with the leaves of Nicotiana
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(014), V(020), V(039), V(105), V(108)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, to pound the leaves of Nicotiana tabacum and local application
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves of Lantana camara of Tetradenia riparia of Colocasia antiquorum of Tephrosia vogelii of Nicotiana tabacum of Phytolacca dodecandra of Vernonia amygdalina, to rub the body of the goat
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , 4 fruits of Capsicum + suc of Nicotiana tabacum + 1 soup spoon palm oil, VO. 1 coffe spoon for each chicken
Vv(108), to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Desmodium repandum, 2 pimento Capsicum frutescens, 1 leaf of tabac Nicotiana tabacum, to pound, juice, VO. 10 drops 2 X / day during 5 days
Vpc(039) flea, to rub the pig with the young fresh leaves
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : irabi (Mashi), itabi (Kinyarwanda), tumbako (Swahili), wanga (Bembe)
Nymphaea lotus L.
Official name : Nymphaea lotus L.
Family : Nymphaeaceae
Symptoms : V(015), V(037), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(015), 2 handfull of leaves of Nymphaea lotus of Impatiens masisiensis , 2 handfull of stems with leaves of Gynura ruwenzoriensis, to pound, to dilute in 2 liters of decoction of leaves and roots of Digitaria abyssinica, VO. 1 liter during 7 days
Vb(037) tuberculosis, to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Tagetes minuta and of Nymphaea lotus. to dry the dough with salt. VO. every morning
Vb(068) distomatosis (kadibu), Vb(068) liver worms, 2 handfull of leaves of Dodonaea viscosa, 5 leaves of Nymphaea lotus, to pound, filtred juice + 1 soup spoon of local salt, VO. 1 glass / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : madekere gerwishi (Mashi)
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), two handfull of leaves of Lobelia gibberoa of Clerodendrum myricoides of Sida rhombifolia of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica schimperiana of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in 2 l H2O, VO. I liter/ day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kaharajiji, kabayirabashake (Mashi), atundula, senyi, manyenyeku (Lega), uruhengeri, umwenya (Kinyarwanda), nyenyeku (Kinande), kaphûli buhèmba (Nande), mweni (Nyindu), igorilyhene (Hunde)
Oxalis corniculata L.
Official name : Oxalis corniculata L.
Family : Oxalidaceae
Synonyms : Oxalis radicosa A.Rich.
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, maceration 1 handfull of leaves of Lobelia giberroa of Rumex usambarensis of Oxalis corniculata of Harungana madagascariensis of Bothriocline longipes of Vigna vexillata, VO.
Vc(002), 2 handfull of leaves of Oxalis corniculata of Ipomoea involucrata of Lactuca attenuata, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : munyumpene, nshimu, mpanguzi (Mashi), ubuwunyu bwintama (Kinyarwanda), ateku (Lega), shemu (Fuliro), munyumpene (Hunde), munuw'emene (Nande)
Oxalis corniculata L.
Official name : Oxalis corniculata L.
Family : Oxalidaceae
Synonyms : Oxalis radicosa A.Rich.
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vc(001) conjunctivitis, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Drymaria cordata of Oxalis radicosa, juice, 2 drops in each eye 3 X / day during 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : nakaranga (Mashi), nyarumabumba (Kinyarwanda)
Paullinia pinnata L.
Official name : Paullinia pinnata L.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Vv(014) whitlow, ashes of leaves of Alchornea hirtella of Bothriocline longipes of Paullinia pinnata of Rauvolfia vomitoria, local friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kabusatu (Lega)
Pavetta ternifolia (Oliv.) Hiern
Official name : Pavetta ternifolia (Oliv.) Hiern
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vpc(068) vermifuge, 2 handfull of ONS. of Pavetta ternifolia in food, 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Pennisetum purpureum Schumach.
Official name : Pennisetum purpureum Schumach.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(145)
Recipes : Vpc(145) prolapse of the rectum, to crush 2 foliar ends of Phytolacca dodecandra, 2 buds of leaves of Pennisetum purpureum, to dilute in H2O, in the foods
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : urugingo (Kinyarwanda), cibingu (Mashi), biseke, matete, nsekeseke (Lega), ekibingu amatima (Nande)
Pentas longiflora Oliv.
Official name : Pentas longiflora Oliv.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), to rub the body with crushing leaves of Tetradenia riparia. Then mix with castor oil the powder of dried leaves and roots barks of Pentas longiflora, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : isagara (Mashi), kanyaruhiha (Kinyarwanda)
Pentas zanzibarica (Klotzsch) Vatke
Official name : Pentas zanzibarica (Klotzsch) Vatke
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(027), V(037), V(076)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves of Phyllanthus niruri of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Cynodon dactylon of Pentas zanzibarica, foliar ends of Acanthus pubescens, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vb(037) tuberculosis, maceration in 3 liter H2O of 1 handfull of leaves of Pentas zanzibarica and of Mentha aquatica and of Typha capensis, VO. 2 X / day
Vb(076) glossitis (ivunja), to crush in equal quantities the leaves of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Pentas zanzibarica of Embelia schimperi + the powder of bricks + H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : nyamukusa (Lega), lumolelweru (Mashi), akasuwa (Nande), akanyaruruba (Kinyarwanda)
Periploca linearifolia Dill. & A. Rich.
Official name : Periploca linearifolia Dill. & A. Rich.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Periploca linearifolia of Portulaca oleracea of Ficus vallis-choudae + local salt, to dilute in 2 liters H2O, VO.
Vb(002) hypogalactia, 1 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia prostrata of Euphorbia schimperiana of Periploca linearifolia of Lobelia giberroa of Lactuca schimperi, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O + salt, VO. 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(002), ONS of Lactuca schimperi of Periploca linearifolia + 200 gr of local salt (muloba), to pound, VO.
Vc(002) hypolactation, 1 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia schimperiana of Periploca linearifolia, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, decoction, VO. 2 X / day during 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : bugaga (Mashi), nyavikamwa (Bembe), kalume ka ntungu (Lega), inondwe, mamburagara (Kinyarwanda)
Phyllanthus niruri auct.
Official name : Phyllanthus niruri auct.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : V(027), V(037), V(108), V(139)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves of Phyllanthus niruri of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Cynodon dactylon of Pentas zanzibarica, foliar ends of Acanthus pubescens, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vc(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, the goat refuse the coït, leaves of Ageratum conyzoidess of Phyllanthus niruri, to poundleaves of Ageratum conyzoidess of Phyllanthus niruri, to pound , introduce in vagina
Vv(037) cough, Vv(108) cold, to pound the roots of Phyllanthus niruri, to put in H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kalumbu avun'ebikali, kadunde (Mashi), amwaka (Bembe), kamwanga (Lega), umusibya, uruhesa, umugombogoro (Kinyarwanda)
Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name : Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(010), V(014), V(014), V(020), V(030), V(030), V(039), V(075), V(096), V(145)
Recipes : Vb(010) (shugula) ; 1° clean the hoofs of the animal with a solution of sulfate of copper (muruturutu en Mashi) ; 2° to pound the leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra, juice on wounds of the hoofs
Vb(014) itch (kayaga), 4 leaves of Eucalyptus globulus, 2 leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra, 1 leaf of Plantago palmata, to pound the fresh leaves. To boil in oil with half a wax-candle, friction 4 X / day
Vb(014) itch (kayaga), leaves of Phytolacca pilees, to dilute in H2O, local application
Vb(020) snake, to pound the leaves of Nicotiana tabacum and local application
Vb(030) retained placenta (muziha), to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra of Crassocephalum montuosum, maceration in 3/4 liter H2O + salt, VO. la moitié chaque day
Vb(030) retained placenta (muziha), to fix pieces of leaves of 20 cm of long of Ensete ventricosum on placenta + VO. 1/2 liters of leaves maceration of Phytolacca dodecandra 2 X / day
Vb(096) udder of the cow, to pound the leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra of Indigofera arrecta of Erythrococca nelwirschii + kaolin, massage of the udder morning and evening during 7 days
Vc(014) whitlow, application by a bandage on the hoofs of leaves of Phytolacca.
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves, massage of the animal 2 X / day during 7 days
Vc(002), leaves of Ficus capensis of Guizotia scabra of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Portulacca oleracea, to pound + salt, VO; with food
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves of Lantana camara of Tetradenia riparia of Colocasia antiquorum of Tephrosia vogelii of Nicotiana tabacum of Phytolacca dodecandra of Vernonia amygdalina, to rub the body of the goat
Vpc(030) retained placenta, maceration of crushed leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra., VO.
Vpc(039) flea, pounded leaves of Phytolacca. + H2O, to rub the body of the animal + asperger le local with le liquide
Vpc(075) lack of appetite and standing hair, red ears, ONS of Phytolacca dodecandra of Rauwolfia vomitoria of Tephrosia vogelii, to pound, massage the pig
Vpc(145) prolapse of the rectum, to crush 2 foliar ends of Phytolacca dodecandra, 2 buds of leaves of Pennisetum purpureum, to dilute in H2O, in the foods
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cimpokolo, muhokolo (Mashi), umuhokoro, impuhuzabatwa (Kinyarwanda), loko, luo (Lega)
Piper capense L. f.
Official name : Piper capense L. f.
Family : Piperaceae
Symptoms : V(145)
Recipes : Vpc(145) prolapse of the rectum, to pound the leaves of Basella alba of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Lycopodium clavatum of Piper capense, in food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kabondibondi (Mashi), ikibundi, urubondi (Kinyarwanda), ngosa (Mashi)
Piper guineense Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Piper guineense Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Piperaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : Vl(033) ferilité lapin, mix together 1 cap primus of Piper guineense + Capsicum frutescens + Tetradenia riparia+ Gladiolus psittacinus. Infusion in 33 cl H2O. Heat gently until 80 º C and then cool. Dose 1 ml/15 days / 4 months for rabbits, 2-4 months young rabbits.
Vpc(046) african swine fever:: (tonga, iragara in Tongo, kiholi en Kinande), the animal has a poor appetite is slaughtered seems, has a high fever and bristly. Mix equal amounts of powder of Cannabis sativa and Piper guineense powder. Put 3 teaspoons in the ration of pork, and this twice a day.
Vpc(046) african swine fever, collect and dry the leaves of Cannabis sativa, seeds of Piper guineense and leaves Tetradenia riparia..This mixture is made ​​into a powder. 3 teaspoons are added to the diet of the animal, for 5-10 dayss.
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), powder of Cannabis sativa of Piper guineense, 3 coffe spoons in the foods 2 X / day
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), leaves powder of Cannabis sativa of Tetradenia riparia of seeds of Piper guineense, 3 coffe spoons in food during 10 days
Vl(062), infusion in 1/3 liter H2O of a capsule of beer bottle of Piper guineense of Capsicum frutescens of Tetradenia riparia of Gladiolus psittacinus, VO. 1 ml per 15 days during 4 months
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kechu (Swahili), njululu, bunjululu (Mashi), kiruka (Hunde), ikinyaminyami (Kinyarwanda), vukangwe (Kinande), bujululu (Lega),
Plantago palmata Hook. f.
Official name : Plantago palmata Hook. f.
Family : Plantaginaceae
Symptoms : V(014), V(016), V(020), V(051), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(014) itch (kayaga), 4 leaves of Eucalyptus globulus, 2 leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra, 1 leaf of Plantago palmata, to pound the fresh leaves. To boil in oil with half a wax-candle, friction 4 X / day
Vb(020) snake, application of the dried seed of Canavalia gladiata cuted in 2 pieces on the wound + VO. maceration in 1 liter H2O of leaves of Plantago palmata of Cynodon dactylon
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), decoction in 1 l H2O of 3 spoons of powder of Plantago palmata, 1 spoon of powder of Sida rhombifolia and 1 spoon of powder of Dalbergia lactea, VO; 1 glass 2 X / day during 2 days
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Sida rhombifolia, 1 handfull of leaves of leaves of Plantago palmata and 1 handfull of leaves of leaves of Melinis minutiflora, to dilute in 1 l H2O, VO. 2 X / day
Vc(014) whitlow, pounded leaves of Plantago palmata, to rub on wounds 2 X / day until rest + VO. juice of leaves of Ageratum conyzoides
Vc(016) inflammation of the mammary glands, 20 leaves of Plantago, decoction, at rest 2 H, VO. 2 X / day during 7 days
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), to rub the mouth wounds with the pounded leaves of Plantago palmata + honey
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cibarhama (Mashi), mbatama (Lega), ikibatama (Kinyarwanda), luvatama (Kinande), mubiriri (Kinande)
Plectranthus barbatus Andrews
Official name : Plectranthus barbatus Andrews
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(025), V(035), V(037)
Recipes : Vb(025), piroplasmosis (buganga) , 2 soup spoons of leaves powder of Vernonia amygdalina of Acacia sieberiana of Cinchona ledgeriana , 1 soup spoon of leaves powder of Plectranthus barbatus, decoction in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Basella alba of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana of Tetradenia riparia, decoction in 2 liters H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 7 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 2 soup spoons of powder of Tetradenia riparia, 1 soup spoon of powder of Plectranthus barbatus, 2 soup spoons of powder of roots of Syzygium cordatum, to mix in 2 liters H2O, VO., 1 liter 2 X / day during 5 days (half dosis for the calf)
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 2 handfull of leaves of Basella alba of Tetradenia riparia of Plectranthus barbatus, to pound, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 liter, 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Tetradenia riparia of Clerodendrum myricoides of Basella alba of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. during 7 to 10 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), to pound the leaves of Plectranthus barbatus of Tetradenia riparia, 1 handfull of roots of Rubus apetalus and of Rumex bequaertii, maceration in 3 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day during 7 days
Vl(037) bronchitis, leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Plectranthus barbatus, decoction, filter, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cicucu, mutuzo gw'e burhembo, muturuturu (Mashi), mutuzo gw'ebushi (Lega)
Polycephalium lobatum (Pierre) Pierre ex Engl.
Official name : Polycephalium lobatum (Pierre) Pierre ex Engl.
Family : Icacinaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(105)
Recipes : Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Drymaria cordata, barks of Polycephalium lobatum + 1 spoon of sel, to mix in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kakuza (Lega)
Polyscias fulva (Hiern) Harms
Official name : Polyscias fulva (Hiern) Harms
Family : Araliaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vb(037) tuberculosis, powder of 3 handfull of leaves dried of Mentha aquatica + 3 handfull of barks of Polyscias fulva + local salt. VO. 3 soup spoons / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lungo, lunga (Mashi), umushaki (Kinyarwanda)
Portulaca oleracea L.
Official name : Portulaca oleracea L.
Family : Portulacaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Periploca linearifolia of Portulaca oleracea of Ficus vallis-choudae + local salt, to dilute in 2 liters H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : nyabudekera (Mashi), niyo za ruteja (Kinyarwanda), matako ya bibi (Swahili)
Protea madiensis Oliv.
Official name : Protea madiensis Oliv.
Family : Proteaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vc(037) bronchitis (inkorora), 1 handfull of roots of Protea madiensis macereted in 1liter H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cishasha (Mashi), ikibangwa, igihungeli, umukubangwa (Kinyarwanda)
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), VO. maceration of leaves of Cinchona ledgeriana of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Bridelia brideliifolia of Centella asiatica of Psidium guajava
Vc(008) diarrhoea, 1 handfull of leaves of Psidium guajava of Sida rhombifolia of Kalanchoe crenata of Harungana madagascariensis, to pound, maceration in one glass H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vv(008) dysentery, 1/4 handfull of leaves of Carica papaya, of Euphorbia hirta of Psidium guajava, 1/4 handfull barks of Mangifera indica , to pound and dry, decoction in 1 litre H2O, VO. 1/2 glass 2 X / Day during 7 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : ipera (Mashi)
Pycnostachys erici-rosenii R.E. Fries
Official name : Pycnostachys erici-rosenii R.E. Fries
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(027), V(029), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves of Carduus nyassanus of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Cyathula uncinulata of Sida rhombifolia of Hibiscus fuscus + salt, to crush, in the food
Vb(027) abortion prevention, 1 handfull of leaves of Cyathula uncinulata of Chenopodium procerum of Indigofera arrecta of Sida rhombifolia of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Hibiscus noldae, whole plant of Setaria verticillata, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O , VO , 75 cl morning and evening
V(029), to pound the leaves of Crassocephalum montuosum of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii , juice in the vagina
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), VO. maceration of leaves of Cinchona ledgeriana of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Bridelia brideliifolia of Centella asiatica of Psidium guajava
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mwizunguluka (Mashi), umutsinduka, rwagara (Kinyarwanda), mbulukume (Bembe)
Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Official name : Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : Vb(051) high fever (bombwe), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vb(051) high fever (bombwe), barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria + 1 equal quantity of leaves of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vc(014) whitlow, ashes of leaves of Alchornea hirtella of Bothriocline longipes of Paullinia pinnata of Rauvolfia vomitoria, local friction
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Tephrosia vogelii of Aspilia africana of Capsicum frutescens of barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria of burned barks of bananas (Musa sapientum) + palm oil
Vv(051) high fever (bombwe), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vv(051) high fever (bombwe), barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria + 1 equal quantity of leaves of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vpc(075) lack of appetite and standing hair, red ears, ONS of Phytolacca dodecandra of Rauwolfia vomitoria of Tephrosia vogelii, to pound, massage the pig
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : katondo (Lega), atondo (Bembe)
Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Official name : Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Rhoicissus erythrodes (Fresen.) Planch.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) toxoplasmosis (rutandara, lurhandala), 1 handfull of leaves of Ricinus communis of Rhoicissus tridentata of Lobelia giberroa, the barks of Dracaena steudneri + 1 soup spoon of ashes of wood, maceration in 4 liters H2O, filter, VO. 1/2 liters
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mumara (Mashi), umumara, ikimari, umumanura (Kinyarwanda)
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(004), V(050), V(068), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(002) bleeding of milk (muzo), castor oil mixed with the ground of a termite hill , teats massage 2 X / day during 6 days
Vb(068) toxoplasmosis (rutandara, lurhandala), 1 handfull of leaves of Ricinus communis of Rhoicissus tridentata of Lobelia giberroa, the barks of Dracaena steudneri + 1 soup spoon of ashes of wood, maceration in 4 liters H2O, filter, VO. 1/2 liters
Vb(123) leaves of Sida rhombifolia of Ricinus communis of Ficus exasperata, maceration in 3/4 liter H2O, VO. 250 ml 2 X / day during 3 days
Vv(004) wound, castor oil (Ricinus communis) + palm oil (Elaeis guineensis), local application
Vl(050) VO. castor oil as laxative
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lugaja, lubonobono (Mashi), mubarika (Swahili)ikakya (Lega), ikibonobono, igaja (Kinyarwanda)
Rubia cordifolia L.
Official name : Rubia cordifolia L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(016), V(051)
Recipes : Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu) leaves dried of Vernonia amygdalina of Myrianthus holstii of Rubia cordifolia, piece of bag made with Agave sisalana, to burn and to mix the ashes with palm oil, to coat
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), ashes of leaves of Hygrophila auriculata of Acanthus pubescens of Musa paradisiaca of Rubia cordifolia + oil of Lebrunia bushaie, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lukerabatuzi (Mashi), lukerabatubi (Lega), urukararambwe (Kinyarwanda), lumone (Nyindu)
Rubus apetalus Poir.
Official name : Rubus apetalus Poir.
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : V(035)
Recipes : Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), to pound the leaves of Plectranthus barbatus of Tetradenia riparia, 1 handfull of roots of Rubus apetalus and of Rumex bequaertii, maceration in 3 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day during 7 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lukerere, magangahwa (Mashi), umukeri, inkere (Kinyarwanda)
Rumex abyssinicus Jacq.
Official name : Rumex abyssinicus Jacq.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(012)
Recipes : Vb(006) constipation + very hard excrements, to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Momordica foetida of Gynura ruwenzoriensis of Rumex abyssinicus, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO 1 liter / day during 4 days
Vb(012), leaves dried and roasted of Kotschya africana of Rumex usambarensis of Rumex abyssinicus, mixed with castor oil, local application by massage
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : muberanaga, muberanyungu, munyugunyugu, muzirabarhana (Mashi), umufumba, segatekeri (Kinyarwanda), kilengalenga (Kinande), kafunda (Kihunde), fumba, igologongo (Lega), kilengelenge (Nyindu)
Rumex bequaertii De Wild.
Official name : Rumex bequaertii De Wild.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : V(030), V(035)
Recipes : Vb(030) retained placenta (muziha), to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Rumex bequaertii + 1/2 liters H2O, filter, VO.
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), to pound the leaves of Plectranthus barbatus of Tetradenia riparia, 1 handfull of roots of Rubus apetalus and of Rumex bequaertii, maceration in 3 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day during 7 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : nyiramuko, katekeri, umufumbegeshi (Kinyarwanda), nakazi, majiri, kabera, ngongo (Mashi), mufuma (Nyindu), mukwangakwanga (Lega), katsumbatsumba (Nande)
Rumex usambarensis (Engl.) Damm.
Official name : Rumex usambarensis (Engl.) Damm.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(012), V(036)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, maceration 1 handfull of leaves of Lobelia giberroa of Rumex usambarensis of Oxalis corniculata of Harungana madagascariensis of Bothriocline longipes of Vigna vexillata, VO.
Vb(012), leaves dried and roasted of Kotschya africana of Rumex usambarensis of Rumex abyssinicus, mixed with castor oil, local application by massage
Vl(036) sturdy, leaves of Rumex usambarensis of Embelia schimperi, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO. 10 ml. 2 X / day during 6 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kafumbalugurhu (Mashi), umufumbageshi (Kinyarwanda)
Senecio cydoniifolius O. Hoffm.
Official name : Senecio cydoniifolius O. Hoffm.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vv(037) cough, ashes of fruits of Solanum aculeastrum mixed with crushed leaves of Senecio cydoniifolius, to dilute (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : ilalire (Mashi)
Setaria verticillata (L.) P.Beauv.
Official name : Setaria verticillata (L.) P.Beauv.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(027)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, 1 handfull of leaves of Cyathula uncinulata of Chenopodium procerum of Indigofera arrecta of Sida rhombifolia of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Hibiscus noldae, whole plant of Setaria verticillata, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O , VO , 75 cl morning and evening
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Sida rhombifolia L.
Official name : Sida rhombifolia L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(013), V(015), V(027), V(059), V(068), V(078), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(015), to crush 2 handfull of leaves of Harungana madagascariensis, 1 handfull of leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Sida rhombifolia, 2 handfull of roots of Senna occidentalis, to dilute in H2O, VO.
Vb(027) abortion prevention, 1 handfull of leaves of Cyathula uncinulata of Chenopodium procerum of Indigofera arrecta of Sida rhombifolia of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Hibiscus noldae, whole plant of Setaria verticillata, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O , VO , 75 cl morning and evening
Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves of Carduus nyassanus of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Cyathula uncinulata of Sida rhombifolia of Hibiscus fuscus + salt, to crush, in the food
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), decoction in 1 l H2O of 3 spoons of powder of Plantago palmata, 1 spoon of powder of Sida rhombifolia and 1 spoon of powder of Dalbergia lactea, VO; 1 glass 2 X / day during 2 days
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Sida rhombifolia, 1 handfull of leaves of leaves of Plantago palmata and 1 handfull of leaves of leaves of Melinis minutiflora, to dilute in 1 l H2O, VO. 2 X / day
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), to mix 2 handfull of leaves of Centella asiatica with banana beer, VO. 2 X / day
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), two handfull of leaves of Lobelia gibberoa of Clerodendrum myricoides of Sida rhombifolia of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica schimperiana of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in 2 l H2O, VO. I liter/ J
Vb(123) leaves of Sida rhombifolia of Ricinus communis of Ficus exasperata, maceration in 3/4 liter H2O, VO. 250 ml 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(008) diarrhoea, 1 handfull of leaves of Psidium guajava of Sida rhombifolia of Kalanchoe crenata of Harungana madagascariensis, to pound, maceration in one glass H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vc(013) abscess, Vc(078) tumour, leaves of Gynura vitellina of Sida rhombifolia, to pound, local application
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), 1 handfull of leaves of Sida rhombifolia of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, the dough est mélangée aux foods 2 X / day during 4 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mudundu (Mashi), umucyundura (Kinyarwanda), kifagio (Swahili), mutundula (Kinande), kanjunju (Lega), anjunju (Bembe), kabibobitso (Hunde), kabubu (Nyindu), kadundu (Fuliro)
Solanum aculeastrum Dunal
Official name : Solanum aculeastrum Dunal
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum aculeastrum Dunal var. albifolium (C.H.Wright) Bitter
Symptoms : V(005), V(010), V(014), V(037), V(059)
Recipes : Vb(005) brucellose (uterus iinfection with pus), decoction of pounded fruits of Solanum aculeastrum, enema vaginal
Vb(010) (shugula) ; 1° clean the hoofs of the animal with a solution of sulfate of copper (muruturutu en Mashi), 2° local application of the juice of the fruit of Solanum aculeastrum of Dissotis brazzae + castor oil
Vb(010) , to pound one fruit of Solanum aculeastrum + 1 handfull of leaves of Dissotis brazzae. juice + castor oil, local application 2 X / J until rest
Vb(014) hoofs panaris , ashes of a rape fruit of Solanum aculeastrum to mix with castor oil, local application
Vv(037) cough, ashes of fruits of Solanum aculeastrum mixed with crushed leaves of Senecio cydoniifolius, to dilute (H2O), VO.
Vpc(014) dermatosis, ashes of rape fruit of Solanum, to mix with castor oil, local application
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), 10 flowers buds of Tithonia diversifolia, 2 rape fruits of Solanum aculeastrum, 7 leaves of Aloe babatiensis , to pound, maceration in 1/2 alcool glass, to dilute in 1/2 bottle (H2O), in food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lurhoborhobo, ntobololo, nkaraga, ludugundu (Mashi), ishibanjila, lutobotobo (Lega), umutobotobo, igitoborwa, karemba, umurembe (Kinyarwanda), ndughunda (Kinande)
Solanum indicum L.
Official name : Solanum indicum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vc(001) exophtalmia, crushed leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, crushed fruit of Solanum indicum, juice, 2 drops in eyes 2 X / Jou
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kashongo, ndakala (Mashi), igatagarasoyo (Kinyarwanda)
Solanum nigrum L.
Official name : Solanum nigrum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum judaicum Bess
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, maceration of leaves of Solanum nigrum of Amaranthus viridis of Crassocephalum montuosum of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, VO.
Vv(020) snake, tea in 1 liter H2O of stems with leaves of Solanum nigrum of Amaranthus viridis of Gynura vitellina of leaves of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, VO. 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mulunda (Mashi), isogo (Kinyarwanda), kibishe (Lega), mboga buchungu (Swahili, omukalikali (Nande)
Sonchus oleraceus L.
Official name : Sonchus oleraceus L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vpc(002) refused lactation, leaves of Ficus vallis-choudae 1 equal quantity of Euphorbia hirta, powder of seeds of Cucumis sativus (kokoliko), ONS of Sonchus oleraceus, to pound, to mix with food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Symphonia globulifera L. f.
Official name : Symphonia globulifera L. f.
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(016), V(062)
Recipes : Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu), decoction 1 handfull of barks of Symphonia globulifera, VO. 2 X / day
Vb(062) cow coccidiosis, maceration of 3 handfull of barks of Symphonia globulifera in 1 litr H2O + dung ashes, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : limurungu (Bembe, mulungu (Lega), umurungu (Kinyarwanda)
Symphytum officinale L.
Official name : Symphytum officinale L.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : V(012)
Recipes : Vl(012), to pound the leaves of Symphytum officinale in food + massage with the crushed leaves of Maesa lanceolata
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cirhabirhabi c'ebuzungu (Mashi)
Synadenium grantii Hook. f.
Official name : Synadenium grantii Hook. f.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(016)
Recipes : Vc(016) inflammation of the mammary glands, heated leaves of Synadenium grantii, massage of the teats + VO. decoction of leaves 1 X / day during 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : nyamalimbwa, kabambabamba, kakobokobo, bihwiri (Mashi), umukoni (Kinyarwanda), katula (Kinande), potenge (Bembe), akasungusungu (Kihunde)
Syzygium cordatum Hochst. in C.Krauss
Official name : Syzygium cordatum Hochst. in C.Krauss
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : V(014), V(035), V(068), V(095)
Recipes : Vb(014) itch (kayaga), leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Eucalyptus globulus, roots of Syzygium cordatum, to pound and to rub localy 2 X / day
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 2 soup spoons of powder of Tetradenia riparia, 1 soup spoon of powder of Plectranthus barbatus, 2 soup spoons of powder of roots of Syzygium cordatum, to mix in 2 liters H2O, VO., 1 liter 2 X / day during 5 days (half dosis for the calf)
Vl(068) liver worms, 1 handfull of leaves of Senna didymobotrya, barks of Syzygium cordatum, to pound, maceration (H2O), filter, VO. 5 ml 1 X / day during 7 days
Vl(095), 1 handfull of leaves of Senna didymobotrya, barks of Syzygium cordatum, to pound, maceration (H2O), filter, to sprinkle this solution on the litter the young rabbits
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cikobarhi, mugorhe (Mashi), muowe (Lega) (Kinande), muote (Kitembo), umugote (Kinyarwanda), isu (Nyindu)
Tagetes minuta L.
Official name : Tagetes minuta L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vb(037) tuberculosis, to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Tagetes minuta and of Nymphaea lotus. to dry the dough with salt. VO. every morning
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cikangambasi (Mashi), kifukuza siafu (Swahili), rumuka, igishinyaguzi, umuhashantozi (Kinyarwanda), mutangambali (Kinande)
Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name : Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(014), V(068), V(075)
Recipes : Vv(014) whitlow, application by a bandage on the hoofs of leaves of Tephrosia vogelii. Reniew after 2 days during 14 days
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Tephrosia vogelii of Aspilia africana of Capsicum frutescens of barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria of burned barks of bananas (Musa sapientum) + palm oil
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves of Lantana camara of Tetradenia riparia of Colocasia antiquorum of Tephrosia vogelii of Nicotiana tabacum of Phytolacca dodecandra of Vernonia amygdalina, to rub the body of the goat
Vpc(068) vermifuge, leaves of Leonotis nepetaefolia of Tephrosia vogelii, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. + leaves maceration of Achyranthes aspera in food
Vpc(075) lack of appetite and standing hair, red ears, ONS of Phytolacca dodecandra of Rauwolfia vomitoria of Tephrosia vogelii, to pound, massage the pig
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mulukuluku (Mashi), kabaka (Lega), maseghese (Kinande), kanabwasi (Fuliro)
Tetradenia riparia (Hochst.) Codd
Official name : Tetradenia riparia (Hochst.) Codd
Family : Lamiaceae
Synonyms : Iboza riparia (Hochst.) N.E. Br.
Symptoms : V(004), V(008), V(010), V(014), V(028), V(035), V(037), V(051), V(059), V(062), V(068), V(076), V(098), V(105), V(108), V(130), V(145)
Recipes : Vb(010) (shugula) ; 1° clean the hoofs of the animal with a solution of sulfate of copper (muruturutu en Mashi) ; 2° to mix the dough of 3 handfull of leaves of Tetradenia riparia + 3 handfull of soot (muyeye en mashi, murayi en Kinyarwanda, mungumba en Fuliro) + 1 spoon of Capsicum frutescens + 2 spoons of local salt. Made 3 parts ; the first for to rub on the sabots, the second for to rub the inner mouth , the third VO. for l'animal
Vb(014) itch (kayaga), leaves powder of Tithonia diversifolia of Tetradenia riparia, to dilute in some H2O + to coat with castor oil (Ricinus communis) or of Lebrunia bushaie
Vb(028), 1 handfull of leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Vernonia amygdalina of Cymbopogon citratus + castor oil, internal application
Vb(028), pounded leaves of Cymbopogon citratus of Eucalyptus globulus of Tetradenia riparia, to mix with oil, introduce in the vaginal conduct. Massage of the vulva with 1 leaf dough of Ricinus communis. Cure of 10 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 2 handfull of barks of Cinchona ledgeriana, 1 handfull of barks of Tetradenia riparia, to pound and maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass 3 X / day during 10 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Basella alba of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana of Tetradenia riparia, decoction in 2 liters H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 7 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Tetradenia riparia of Clerodendrum myricoides of Basella alba of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. during 7 to 10 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 2 soup spoons of powder of Tetradenia riparia, 1 soup spoon of powder of Plectranthus barbatus, 2 soup spoons of powder of roots of Syzygium cordatum, to mix in 2 liters H2O, VO., 1 liter 2 X / day during 5 days (half dosis for the calf)
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 2 handfull of leaves of Basella alba of Tetradenia riparia of Plectranthus barbatus, to pound, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 liter, 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), to pound the leaves of Plectranthus barbatus of Tetradenia riparia, 1 handfull of roots of Rubus apetalus and of Rumex bequaertii, maceration in 3 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day during 7 days
Vb(051) high fever (bombwe), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitora of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vb(051) high fever, barks of Rauvolfia vomitora + 1 equal quantity of leaves of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), two handfull of leaves of Lobelia gibberoa of Clerodendrum myricoides of Sida rhombifolia of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica schimperiana of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in 2 l H2O, VO. I liter/ J .
Vb(076) glossitis (ivunja), cataplasme of leaves of Tetradenia riparia and of Chenopodium procerum on the inflamed vein which was tattooed + salt
Vb(076) glossitis (ivunja), to tattoo the tong of the animal and let flow the blood then rub with local salt. Made a little hole in the vein and application of ashes of Nicotiana tabacum or of Tetradenia riparia
Vb(076) ulcerous stomatitis, to rub the joues with the leaves of Tetradenia riparia + scarifications and massages with the ashes (d'une pipe) of leaves of Nicotiana tabacum
Vc(014) whitlow, leaves of Tetradenia riparia, leaves fermentées of Nicotiana tabacum, to pound, to rub sur the lésions
Vc(014) whitlow, 10 à 20 leaves of Tetradenia ripariachauffées au feu + 5 leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, to crush, to rub the affected parts
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), leaves cataplasme of leaves of Tetradenia riparia and of Vernonia amygdalina
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves of Lantana camara of Tetradenia riparia of Colocasia antiquorum of Tephrosia vogelii of Nicotiana tabacum of Phytolacca dodecandra of Vernonia amygdalina, to rub the body of the goat
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), to rub the body with crushing leaves of Tetradenia riparia. Then mix with castor oil the powder of dried leaves and roots barks of Pentas longiflora, local application
Vc(037) cough, juice of pounded leaves of Tetradenia, VO.
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), pounded leaves of Adenopus abyssinicus of Indigofera arrecta of Tetradenia riparia, local application then application of local salt
Vc(113) muscular pains of the back in the morning, barks of Entada abyssinica of Harungana madagascariensis, to pound in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vc(068) parasites (Oestre) in la tête , (birundesi), juice of pounded leaves of Tetradenia, in the nostrils
Vv(051) high fever (bombwe), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , 4 leaves of Vernonia kirungae of Tetradenia riparia, 5 fruits of Capsicum frutescens, 1/2 red onion, to pound + 1 soup spoon of palm oil, VO. 2 drops 2 X / day, half dose for a chick
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Drymaria cordata, barks of Polycephalium lobatum + 1 spoon of sel, to mix in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vc(108) cold, crushed leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Tithonia diversifolia, presser le juice, drops in nostrils
Vpc(004) wounds on ears, juice of leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Leonotis naepetifolia of Musa sapientum on the wound
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), powder of Cannabis sativa of Piper guineense, 3 coffe spoons in the foods 2 X / day
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), leaves powder of Cannabis sativa of Tetradenia riparia of seeds of Piper guineense, 3 coffe spoons in food during 10 days
Vpc(098) leaves of Tetradenia chauffées,+ palm oil, to rub the ongles, 2 X / day
Vpc(130) paralysis of the back limbs, 6 foliar ends of Senecio mannii and 4 of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, extraire 75 cl of juice + 1 soup spoon of ashes d'os of vache, VO in food 4 X / day. decoction du résidus the leaves for servir of massage. Cure of 10 days
Vl(004) ears wounds, standing hairs, ears conduct obstucted, open it and wash with a mix of petroleum and of pyrethrum (Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium) + to rub the ears wounds with Vernonia amygdalyna
Vl(014) itch on the body, pounded leaves of Tetradenia. + oil, to rub the affected parts
Vl(014) itch sur the oreilles , pounded leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Vernonia amygdalina + palm oil, local application
Vl(014) dermatosis (binyolo, birato, Mashi) various wounds, 3 parts of palm oil, 1 of petroleum + 2 leaves of Tetradenia riparia. To clean the wounds with this mixture
Vl(037) bronchitis, leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Plectranthus barbatus, decoction, filter, VO.
Vl(062), infusion in 1/3 liter H2O of a capsule of beer bottle of Piper guineense of Capsicum frutescens of Tetradenia riparia of Gladiolus psittacinus, VO. 1 ml per 15 days during 4 months
Vl(145) prolapse of the rectum, 10 leaves of Teradenia. to pound, to heat, local application + application of leaves of Tragia brevipes
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mutuzo, muvumbulira (Mashi), muravumba, muharavumba (Kinyarwanda), mutuvya (Kinande, msalabela (Bembe), mcubya (Lega), mushalaba (Fuliro)
Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Official name : Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(105), V(008)
Recipes : Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , petits morceaux of bulbs of Tetrapleura tetraptera, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO. as will derant 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kisekenumpa (Lega)
Tetrorchidium didymostemon (Baill.) Pax & K. Hoffm.
Official name : Tetrorchidium didymostemon (Baill.) Pax & K. Hoffm.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(105)
Recipes : Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , leaves powder dried of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, to dilute in H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kabelangwa (Lega)
Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsley) A. Gray
Official name : Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsley) A. Gray
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(014), V(039), V(059), V(068), V(108)
Recipes : Vb(014) itch (kayaga), leaves powder of Tithonia diversifolia of Tetradenia riparia, to dilute in some H2O + to coat with castor oil (Ricinus communis) or of Lebrunia bushaie
Vb(039) vermifuge, decoction in 1 l H2O of 2 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, 2 handfull of leaves of Celosia trgyna, 2 handfull of leaves of Tithonia diversifolia. VO. 1/2 l , 2 X / J during 8 days for 1 adult cow, 250 ml for a calf
Vc(008) diarrhoea, 1 handfull of pounded leaves of Tithonia diversifolia, juice VO. during 5 days
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 handfull of leaves , 1 handfull of fleurs of Tithonia diversifolia , to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), 10 flowers buds of Tithonia diversifolia, 2 rape fruits of Solanum aculeastrum, 7 leaves of Aloe babatiensis , to pound, maceration in 1/2 alcool glass, to dilute in 1/2 bottle (H2O), in food
Vc(108) cold, crushed leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Tithonia diversifolia, presser le juice, drops in nostrils
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cilula, chiharara (Mashi), mauwa buchungu (Swahili), ikicamahirwe (Kinyarwanda)
Toddalia aculeata Pers.
Official name : Toddalia aculeata Pers.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Toddalia asiatica (L.) Lam.
Symptoms : V(016)
Recipes : Vb(016) inflammation of the mammary glands, to strike the udders of the cow with the leaves of Berkheya spekeana + to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Caesalpinia decapetala of Toddalia asiatica, filter in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day, massage of the udders with the hot crushed leaves
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : garikankubaze (Mashi), mbeleci w'ekyungu (Bembe)
Tragia brevipes Pax
Official name : Tragia brevipes Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(145)
Recipes : Vl(145) prolapse of the rectum, 10 leaves of Teradenia riparia. to pound, to heat, local application + application of leaves of Tragia brevipes
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kalunzi (Mashi), isusa, akarunzi (Kinyarwanda), alungi (Bembe), kachoma (Nande), akososonia (Nande)
Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Official name : Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Family : Ulmaceae
Synonyms : Sponia orientalis var. affinis (Planch.) Baker , Trema guineensis (Schum. & Thonn. ) Ficalho
Symptoms : V(012), V(012), V(076)
Recipes : Vb(076) glossitis (ivunja), leaves dough of Trema orientalis and of ashes of a snake head (Naja), inciser the tong and local application
Vpc(012), branches to fix the broken bones + to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Trema orientalis of Leea guineensis, dough, local application
Vc(012), branches to fix the broken bones + to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Trema orientalis of Leea guineensis, dough, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mushakushaku (Mashi), musegusegu, nawishomeka (Lega), musheusheu (Kitembo), umuhepfu, musonsoli (Kinyarwanda), musenseu (Bembe)
Triumfetta cordifolia A. Rich.
Official name : Triumfetta cordifolia A. Rich.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : V(027)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves and stems of Hibiscus noldae of Triumfetta cordifolia of Microglossa pyrifolia of Clerodendrum myricoides, maceration in 2 liters H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : cahunga (Mashi), mutembe (Lega), muunga (Bembe), umusarenda, umunaba (Kinyarwanda)
Tropaeolum majus L.
Official name : Tropaeolum majus L.
Family : Tropaeolaceae
Symptoms : V(062)
Recipes : Vl(062), prevention by 1 pill of Chloroquine in 10 spoons H2O or VO. leaves of Tropaeolum majus
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kapisine (Swahili)
Typha capensis (Rohrb.) N.E. Br.
Official name : Typha capensis (Rohrb.) N.E. Br.
Family : Typhaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(037), V(062), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(006) constipation (kagozi) , to crush 2 handfull of leaves of Momordica foetida of Adenopus abyssinicus of Acacia sieberiana of Typha capensis + 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vb(037) tuberculosis, maceration in 3 liter H2O of 1 handfull of leaves of Pentas zanzibarica and of Mentha aquatica and of Typha capensis, VO. 2 X / day
Vb(062) cow coccidiosis, 1 handfull of leaves of Adenopus abyssinicus of Lobelia giberroa of Typha capensis macereted in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 X / day
Vb(068) distomatosis (kadibu), Vb(068) liver worms, 1 handfull of leaves of Typha capensis, 3 bananas of Musa paradisiaca + 3 handfull of banana-tree pith (buzindu), juice, VO. 1 liter / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mumbuli (Mashi)
Uapaca guineensis Müll. Arg.
Official name : Uapaca guineensis Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vv(068) intestinal parasitism, 100 gr. of barks grinded of Uapaca guineensis, to dilute in 2 glass H2O, VO. To be renewed during 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : musela (Lega)
Urtica massaica Mildbr.
Official name : Urtica massaica Mildbr.
Family : Urticaceae
Symptoms : V(139)
Recipes : Vb(139) frigidity, aphrodisiac, the male refuse the coït, to pound the leaves of Urtica massaica,1 bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus , 1 banana Musa sapientum, 1 wild yam (Dioscorea bulbifera), to put in the staw of the femal
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : V(004), V(006), V(008), V(014), V(016), V(020), V(025), V(028), V(035), V(039), V(050), V(051), V(068), V(075)
Recipes : Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu) leaves dried of Vernonia amygdalina of Myrianthus holstii of Rubia cordifolia, piece of bag made with Agave sisalana, to burn and to mix the ashes with palm oil, to coat
Vb(006) constipation (kagozi) , maceration in 2 liters H2O of 3 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, VO. 1 bottle every morning during 7 days
Vb(025), piroplasmosis (buganga) , 2 soup spoons of leaves powder of Vernonia amygdalina of Acacia sieberiana of Cinchona ledgeriana , 1 soup spoon of leaves powder of Plectranthus barbatus, decoction in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(028), 1 handfull of leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Vernonia amygdalina of Cymbopogon citratus + castor oil, internal application
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), leaves of Basella alba of Clerodendrum rotundifolium of Cinchona succirubra of Guizotia scabra of Vernonia amygdalina, maceration, VO.
Vb(039) vermifuge, decoction in 1 l H2O of 2 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, 2 handfull of leaves of Celosia trgyna, 2 handfull of leaves of Tithonia diversifolia. VO. 1/2 l , 2 X / J during 8 days for 1 adult cow, 250 ml for a calf
Vc(008) diarrhoea, 1 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, 1 fresh leaf of Carica papaya, juice, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves of Vernonia, to rub 1 X / day during 7 days
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Tephrosia vogelii of Aspilia africana of Capsicum frutescens of barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria of burned barks of bananas (Musa sapientum) + palm oil
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), leaves cataplasme of leaves of Tetradenia riparia and of Vernonia amygdalina
Vb(020) snake, to pound the leaves of Nicotiana tabacum and applied on the wound
Vc(004) wounds of teats (byufa), leaves of Vernonia grinded in goat urine, local application
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves of Lantana camara of Tetradenia riparia of Colocasia antiquorum of Tephrosia vogelii of Nicotiana tabacum of Phytolacca dodecandra of Vernonia amygdalina, to rub the body of the goat
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Lantana camara of Guizotia scabra, 1 handfull of barks of Cinchona ledgeriana, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 2 X / day + 3 drops in each nostril
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, to dilute in 1 glass H2O, filter VO. + 1/2 glass of juice d'ananas, 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Aristolochia elegans, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 3 days
Vv(004) wounds, 1 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Bidens pilosa, to pound + 35 ml of petroleum, filter, local application 2 X / day during 3 days
Vpc(068) vermifuge, to crush the leaves of Gouania longispicata, Lobelia giberoa, Vernonia amygdalina, filter in 2 liters H2O, in food 3 X / day
Vpc(075) lack of appetite and standing hair, red ears, 1 poigée of pounded leaves of Vernonia in 1 liter H2O + 4 soup spoon of sel, VO.
Vpc(050) distension of the belly ( intestinal worms), 1 handfull of leaves of Celosia trigyna of Lagenaria abyssinica of Vernonia amygdalina, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass by meal.
Vl(004) ears wounds, standing hairs, ear conduct obstucted, open it and wash with un mix of petroleum and of pyrethrum (Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium) + to rub the ears wounds with Vernonia amygdalyna
Vl(014) itch on ears , pounded leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Vernonia amygdalina + palm oil, local application
Vl(014) dermatosis (binyolo, birato, Mashi) various wounds, to wash the wounds with soap, to rub with the leaves of Vernonia
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : mubirizi (Mashi), mubilishi (Lega), kilulukunja (Swahili), mubiriri, umubirizi (Kinyarwanda), mbeleci (Bembe), mubiritsi (Hunde), mululuca (Bembe)
Vernonia karaguensis Oliver & Hiern. ex Oliver
Official name : Vernonia karaguensis Oliver & Hiern. ex Oliver
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), 1 handfull of pounded leaves of Vernonia karanguensis in 1 l of lait, filter, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kishorhe (Mashi), uruhombo (Kinyarwanda)
Vernonia kirungae R. E. Fries
Official name : Vernonia kirungae R. E. Fries
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(037), V(105)
Recipes : Vb(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Ageratum conyzoides and of Vernonia kirungae and of Drymaria cordata, maceration in 3 liters H2O, filter. VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 7 days
Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , 4 leaves of Vernonia kirungae of Tetradenia riparia, 5 fruits of Capsicum frutescens, 1/2 red onion, to pound + 1 soup spoon of palm oil, VO. 2 drops 2 X / day, half dose for a chick
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : ivumo (Mashi), ivumavuma (Kinyarwanda), ekiherehere (Nande)
Vigna vexillata (L.) A. Rich.
Official name : Vigna vexillata (L.) A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(041)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, maceration 1 handfull of leaves of Lobelia giberroa of Rumex usambarensis of Oxalis corniculata of Harungana madagascariensis of Bothriocline longipes of Vigna vexillata, VO.
Vb(041) bacterial anthrax (nzirondo, luhiga, gahira), leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli of Lobelia giberroa of Crassocephalum montuosum of Momordica foetida of Vigna vexillata, to crush, maceration, VO. 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : nkunde (Mashi)
Viola abyssinica Steud. Ex Oliv.
Official name : Viola abyssinica Steud. Ex Oliv.
Family : Violaceae
Symptoms : V(012)
Recipes : Vb(012), leaves powder dried of Maesa lanceolata of Viola abyssinica of Dissotis brazzae, to mix with butter or castor oil, local massage
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : irungo, bulungo (Mashi), ubwingo (Kinyarwanda)
Zea mays L.
Official name : Zea mays L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(059)
Recipes : Vpc(059) plague, (tonga, iragara, kiholi , Kinande), 2 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa, 2 kg of germinate maize (Zea mays), to pound, in the food during 1 week
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors